[mythtv-users] 8400GS component cable

Clay nt4usb at yahoo.com
Mon Jun 8 22:14:04 UTC 2009

> Allen
> I think you'll find
> supportive information about 
> this in the NVIDIA drivers readme.
> Just need to (manually)
> edit xorg.conf with the 
> right parameters (think hours here) and run it up with the
> right kit - and hey, 
> who needs digital and its baggage!?
> Search for 
>  Option "TVOutFormat" "COMPONENT"
> which is the key to it
> all.
> It is after all a NVIDIA
> chip and yes some cards 
> come with connecting cables and others don't. 
> Gigabyte also kindly makes 
> them available as spares but I did not find any from anyone
> else.

fwiw, my old pos Panasonic tube only supported component feed in HD480i format.
Option         "TVStandard" "HD480i"
Anything else (NTSC, PAL, etc.) and the picture had a blue tint to it.
Check your manual to see what format your TV supports.


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