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and would allow any set in any room to receive subscribed programs without boxes?
IPTV uses a two-way digital broadcast signal sent through a switched telephone or cable network by way of a broadband connection and a set-top box programmed with software (much like a cable or DSS box) that can handle viewer requests to access to many available media sources.
Originally Posted by Ratman /forum/post/0
IPTV requires an IP interface. If the TV doesn't have an Ethernet interface how would you accomplishh the distribution/reception of the media?
A media server may be able to provide that functionality... but today, at a cost that most can't afford.
Originally Posted by bfoster /forum/post/0
Did you even read the OP?
I'll keep my reply basic so as not to confuse you. Did you read the wiki article you linked?