[vdr] OT: Best DVI Video Card for Xine

Tony Houghton h at realh.co.uk
Wed Feb 23 21:20:53 CET 2005


In <4D41CFE304%linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk>, Darren Salt wrote:

> I demand that jori.hamalainen at teliasonera.com may or may not have written...
> 
> [snip]
> > But what happens after say 10 years, when hopefully all material is HD and
> > we do not need to support legacy stuff. But still 50Hz HDTV system is used
> > because of "legacy". I think that current 576i DVB is going to die within a
> > few years.
> 
> I don't. The high compression used in DVB-T, giving rise to some obvious
> compression artefacts, and the use by some channels of 544x576, tells me that
> they're just going to continue to try to cram in as much as possible into as
> little space as possible, at least for now.

If you think DVB-T's bad, have you seen Sky?

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