[mythtv-users] Nvidia help

Jeremy Hunt jeremythehunt at gmail.com
Fri Nov 17 00:37:29 UTC 2006

On 11/16/06, nik gibson <nik.gibson at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm currently dealing with the exact same problem.  System lock ups as soon
> as I put in an Nvidia 6200 card and enable the driver with or without the
> NVAgp option (and I've tried 0,1,2 and 3).  I've tried the card in windows
> using dual boot on my myth box and it works fine, it's definitely an issue
> with the evil nvidia binary...
> Keep me informed if you make any progress and I'll post any success I have.
> It sucks and it's becoming more frustrating by the minute.

I had the exact same problem with my 6800GT and an ASRock 775-Dual
VSTA which is  a pt880 based board. I could only get it to work when I
used "agp=off" on the command line. SD will work fine like this
through Myth but not HD. I finally went out and bought a  PCIe card
and no more issues.

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