[mythtv] Best TV Out chipset
galimore at mac.com
Thu Jan 23 17:12:27 EST 2003
I can't say much for the SS51G shuttle, but I'm using an SS40G.
Depending on the distribution you decide to go with, you might have
If the SS51G uses the same chipest (or a similar one) you might run
into the problems that the SS40G has. There was an issue where older
kernels (older being 2.4.18) wouldn't be able to talk to the PCI bus.
There is a fix for that. (a kernel option that tells the kernel to talk
to the BIOS for PCI access) Installing 2.4.20 fixed this problem all
together for me.
There are also some issues with Video on the SS40G, but there are
drivers available for the SiS 3xx series.
I can't really give you SS51G specific advice, but hopefully this
On Thursday, January 23, 2003, at 03:56 PM, Micah Morton wrote:
> What TV-Out chipsets/video cards/Motherboard-ONBOARD-TVOut have you
> used and what kind of quality have you experienced? I'm curious,
> I want to get a Shuttle SS51G Barebones case/mobo and I'm wondering
> chipset it uses, if its supported in linux, and if it outputs decent
> thanks people, any help is appreciated.
> --Micah Morton
> --Linux Network Test Engineer
> --Intel Corp
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