[mythtv-users] Motherboard help
dag at newtech.fi
Sat Apr 21 08:11:18 UTC 2007
> > On 20 Apr 2007, at 14:09, Dag Nygren wrote:
> >>> When I built my system I was unable to find a mAtx board with more
> >>> that
> >>> 2 PCI slots. I opted for an external video card (Nvidia 7600gs
> >>> fanless)
> >>> to help with noise.
> >> I might be able to get along with two slots, but more would be nice.
> > That practically demands the response, "well, get a bigger case,
> > then, and stop with all this microATX nonsense".
> > <http://www.silverstonetek.com/products/lc16m/lc16m.html>
> Or, better yet, split your BE/FE combo in to two separate machines: one
> backend where all the noise will be contained, and one quiet frontend.
Yes, that is tempting, but have two problems in our house:
- The antenna has a connection only where the TV is
- A need for creating an ethernet connection between the two boxes.
At the moment I am using WiFi to connect the MythTV box to the outside
but that is not good enough for traffic between BE and FE.
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