[mythtv] Recommended integrated motherboard with tv-out?
mjw at woogie.net
Sun Feb 2 12:35:59 EST 2003
Michael Bourgon wrote:
>TV Cards: Hauppage WinTV-Radio or ATI TV Wonder (i.e.
>stereo card - recommendations appreciated)
I don't know if I can wholeheartedly endorse it yet, but I just ordered
a Leadtek Winfast TV2000XP Deluxe for $56.99 and free shipping from
www.newegg.com. It seems comparable to the WinTV-Radio, so you might
want to check it out. It's supported by bttv and lirc, so hopefully it
will be straightforward to get it working.
>However, I'm not sure which motherboard. My initial
>thought is a nForce: integrated, built-in everything
>(and some have TV-out), including 5.1 sound (though
>not sure if it works on Linux).
I haven't ordered one of these, yet, but I might be about to settle on
the Shuttle AK35GT2. It's an ATX form factor, with C-Media 8738 5.1
audio out. The 8738 is listed in the ALSA support matrix, but I haven't
looked into it enough to feel 100% comfortable ordering one.
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