RE: Tivo, Fair Use, Video-in-the-Cloud, and Vidster

From: Gavin Thomas Nicol (
Date: Sun Apr 01 2001 - 07:22:14 PDT

> I've wanted to do something similar, the problem is it seems like a large
> amount of work to replicate the functionality that the tivo already does
> quite well. I like the tivo user interface, finding linux drivers for any
> current video capture card seems near impossible, etc.

I do video capture under win98 (sigh...) until I can hack the
USB driver for linux. WinTV seems to be moving that way...

> Finally, where to store all this newly liberated video?

Well, my bookPC has 80GB of disk... it's enough for right now.

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