[mythtv-users] Intel mac mini linux, tv-out problems

Matt Hannan mythtvlist at cox.net
Wed Dec 13 22:56:29 UTC 2006

Jose Angel wrote:
> I am involved in getting a Mythtv box with the new intel mac mini.
> But, no success in the connection to an analog TV with no dvi connector.
> I have a dual boot system, with the standard Mac OSX + ubuntu edgy 6.10.
> Using my TFT monitor with the DVI-to-VGA adapter everything works ok
> from the standard configuration (i only had to recompile kernel to
> apply a patch for getting apple remote working).
> In order to connect to the analog TV, i have used the standar
> dvi-to-(composite/s-video) apple adapter. When booting the macmini
> connected to the TV, i can see in TV the menu of refit to choose
> macosx or linux. When i select linux, the tv image goes off and
> nothing happens.
> I am using xorg 7.1 (from the ubuntu repositories) and the latest git
> i810 driver. I have tried several modifications in xorg.conf but i am
> not an expert in modelines, 915resolution and so on....
> Any ideas?
> Thanks in advance!
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> Jose Angel Alvarez
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I am impatiently awaiting the release of X11-7.2. Should have been
released on Monday, but no dice yet.
Everything I have read indicates that our issues SHOULD be fixed with
that release.
Fingers crossed.
Let me know if you turn anything up in the meantime.


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