[mythtv-users] Intel Drivers i810 and/or i915

Byron Poland wpoland at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 17:44:09 UTC 2007

On 9/28/07, R. G. Newbury <newbury at mandamus.org> wrote:
> My new Asus P5L-MX motherboard with E6600 Core 2 Duo cpu has a builtin
> (45G video chipset, I am using the i810 driver, but it bluescreens on
> 720p recordings. I have seen references to a i915 driver.
> Is this a video driver, intended as a replacement/enhancement of the i810?
> Anyone getting good results using the i810 driver? Or do I need to pick
> up an nvidia card?
>               R. Geoffrey Newbury
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If you use the i810 driver, there is a small patch referenced in the
ubuntu on a mac-mini intel wiki page:

that fixed the blue screen for me there.

I have a 965 in my new dell 1420N, and with the intel 2.x driver, I
don't need any changes to see 720p and 1080i.

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