[mythtv] Couple Newbie Questions

Matt Zimmerman mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Thu, 14 Nov 2002 15:56:51 -0500

On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 11:34:15AM -0800, Jeremy Oddo wrote:

> Sadly, I'm using on-board sound :(  I downloaded Mandrake 9 last night (I
> pulled down the 1.8GB pretty fast!) and I burned the ISOs to CDs this
> morning.  I'm going to try a MythTV install under Mandrake as I've heard
> it's easier than RH8, at least as far as ALSA goes.

Since you're using onboard audio, your time would be better spent getting a
real sound card.  They are quite inexpensive now, and the quality is far
superior to onboard sound in my experience.

 - mdz