[mythtv-users] Antec VFD + lcdproc + Mythbuntu 9.10 works on fresh install?

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Wed Dec 16 22:52:55 UTC 2009

On Dec 16, 2009, at 5:47 PM, Steven Adeff wrote:

> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 3:10 PM, Kingsley Turner <krt at krt.com.au> wrote:
>> Hey,
>> Does anyone know if the Antec VFD works out of the box with Mythbuntu 9.10 ?
>> Previously (18 months ago) I had to install a patched imon + lcdproc to get
>> it to work, but of course with every update this breaks.
>> Now that I've changed hemispheres, I need to do a major update of my
>> mythbox, and I figured a re-install would probably be A Good Thing[TM].   Of
>> course I've probably forgotten the hours of hacking to get the more esoteric
>> parts of my equipment playing nicely with myth.
>> thanks,
>> -kt
> Are all the Fusion's now using the same VFD? I've got an older one
> that works great and am looking at the Fusion 350 now,
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129046
> but can't tell if it still uses the compatible imon LCD system or not.
> Thanks for the help!

Based on the pics, yes, its an iMON device that should be fully supported.

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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