[vdr] OT: Best DVI Video Card for Xine

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Wed Feb 23 22:17:51 CET 2005


I demand that Tony Houghton may or may not have written...

> 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,

Variable would be a better choice of word. ;-)

> have you seen Sky?

No...

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