[mythtv-users] Stability problems with 9400GT and VDPAU

Tyler T tylernt at gmail.com
Thu Jul 15 18:00:55 UTC 2010

>> I haven't been able to test mine yet to know if my 80w PS
>> will handle my 32w CPU + VDPAU, but I'm keeping my fingers crossed
>> (and plan to underclock).

Update: I was able to watch HD content via VDPAU last night, without
underclocking, just fine. I have a new GPU heatsink on its way right
now, and when I get it I still intend to underclock.

> a 200W flex ATX PSU was
> perfectly ok on a board with an attached hard disk. Removed the disk in
> order to netboot and the thing wouldn't even get past the BIOS check. Had to
> put the disk back :(

Ouch! I'd be for getting a big resistor and tying the offending rail
to ground through it.

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