[mythtv-users] Best Nvida & IVTV driver versions for FC1?
ross.campbell at gmail.com
Fri Jul 1 16:02:45 EDT 2005
On 7/1/05, Joseph A. Caputo <jcaputo1 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Just wondering... my main production box is still running FC1 and I have
> no compelling reason to do a full distro upgrade, but I was wondering
> if I should stick with my current Nvidia driver (6111) or upgrade to
> something a little more recent.
I'm still on 6111 as well and it does everything I need. I tried a few
newer drivers that gave me problems that I had to back out of, so I'm
in no hurry to upgrade.
> Same goes for my ivtv driver -- stick with what I've got (0.2.0-62) or
> upgrade (though there don't seem to be rpms for anything newer for
If it ain't broke...
Well, okay... I've been using the latest 0.3.6X drivers on FC1 built
from source with no problem, and actually, I believe I can perceive
better quality recently in my recordings. Wishful thinking? I don't
> What say ye all?
Long live FC1! I have spent so long tuning and tweaking my system in
attempts to reach mythtv nirvana, that I have little motivation to do
an OS rebuild just to get a 2.6 kernel.
But... there's always the *next* backend server. It's going to have
2tb of hardware RAID storage and 3 PVR500s and ... :)
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