[mythtv-users] Baby Steps 2
yan at seiner.com
Mon Feb 12 20:01:20 UTC 2007
> Since it is only a PCI board what video card(s) are recommended? Do I
> need a video card to encode and decode or will one card suffice? I
> would like to hook this up to a 40" LCD via component or HDMI/DVI if
> at all possible - do they even make a vanilla PCI card (with Linux
> drivers available) that will handle this?
I just bought a handful of HP OEM nVidia Quadra PCI cards from
TigerDirect for $35. They seem to work just fine. I haven't tried them
with HD, but for SD they do a good job. DVI and s-video out only; they
come with a DVI -> VGA adapter.
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