[mythtv-users] X11, Intel i810 & NVidia FX5200, help me get my MythTV back

Tom Corcoran tomc at osits.com
Tue Jan 30 16:52:16 UTC 2007


Brian wrote:
> While the BIOS may not have the ability to disable the on-board i810, have
> you looked for jumpers on the m/b? 
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Yan Seiner
> Sent: Tuesday, January 30, 2007 9:19 AM
> To: lists at thyroff.net; Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] X11, Intel i810 & NVidia FX5200, help me get my
> MythTV back
>
> Matthias Thyroff napsal(a):
>   
>> The installer of the nvidia driver configured this correctly for me. I'd
>> recommend you start without xorg.conf file (rename the one you have),
>> and execute nvidia-xconfig to create a new x configuration, just to make
>> sure there is no i810 driver in your way. Then start X and look in the
>> log file what happens, you could also post the interesting parts of the
>> log here.
>>   
>>     
>
> Make sure you don't have a monitor plugged in to the i810 vga port when 
> you boot to do this.  I have a brain damaged i810 that autoconfigures 
> depending on what is plugged into the port.  It's possible the bios will 
> disable the i810 if there is no monitor plugged into it.
>
> --Yan
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Hi Brian

Unfortunately the mobo docs state there is now way to disable the AGP 
port  :-(

Hi Bri


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