[mythtv] MythTV with Radeon 8500DV?

Isaac Richards mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Thu, 10 Oct 2002 23:14:53 -0400

On Thursday 10 October 2002 07:07 pm, William X Walsh wrote:
> Has anyone tried to get MythTV to work with the Radeon 8500DV?
> The reason I ask is that I'm considering building a dedicated box for a
> PVR with the Shuttle SS51, which has 1 AGP slot and 1 PCI slot.
> Even though the SS51 has integrated audio using the Realtek ALC650, I've
> never liked the quality that much, and would prefer to have a Creative
> Audigy card in there, do that would leave me with just the AGP slot.
> Hence why I'd like to use the Radeon All-in-Wonder 8500DV as both the
> graphics adapter and tv tuner.
> I'm prepared to go with a Hauppauge WinTV PCI card, and just use the
> integrated audio, if the 8500DV wouldn't work in this regard.....

I'd say you're on something if you think any Creative made card has decent 
sound-quality, but...  =)  Reports have it that the Radeon drivers 
(hardware?) don't allow simultaneous recording and playback of video.