[mythtv-users] Sound card with coax output

Bill Williamson bill at bbqninja.com
Sat Jun 21 06:58:49 UTC 2008

On Sat, Jun 21, 2008 at 4:31 PM, Mir Islam <mislam at mirislam.com> wrote:
> Anyone using a sound card with coax output to connect to external amp ?
> I am looking to add a sound card that can output dolby digital over coax
> (optical on my amp is already occupied) for my Myth setup. So far have
> not found anything suitable under 100$. Also output via coax would work
> fine in Myth right?

You should check if your motherboard has a two pin "digital audio"
header.  If so you can make your own coax output in about 10 minutes
with a resistor and a female RCA plug.

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