[mythtv-users] Trimslice ARM PC

jedi jedi at mishnet.org
Tue Dec 27 21:32:04 UTC 2011

On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 11:24:15AM -0500, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
> On Tue, 2011-12-27 at 10:10 -0600, jedi wrote:
> >     You don't need to buy a new box for that. Just put a new video card
> > into a really old PC.
> A "really old" PC won't take a VDPAU video card.  AFAIU the minimum for
> VDPAU is PCIe.  IMO, anything with PCIe in it is not "really old".

   Nope. This was all fleshed out when VDPAU was first released. There were
plenty of people then that didn't have a "suitable" slot available.

   You can even get a nv430 in a PCI version, which is a current favorite.

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