[PLUG] Home Theater Machine

Jeme A Brelin jeme at brelin.net
Wed Sep 8 19:48:02 PDT 2004


On Tue, 7 Sep 2004, Chris Penwell wrote:
>     I have a box set up next to my TV in living room that I want to
> connect to my Home Entertainment system. I am having trouble with
> figuring how I should go about sending the video signal to the TV
> itself. The video card that is currently set up in the machine is an ATI
> card. It has a TV out port. The downside is that the X driver for ATI
> doesn't support the TV out port. My question is this: Does the NVIDIA
> driver support TV out?
>  I Googled around briefly this morning and found VGA to RCA adapters. Is
> this the best way to go?

Just so's you know, I ran my Matrox G450 dual-head through a TV for a
couple of years with very nice results.  I mean, I wouldn't run my email
there or anything, but the video output with SDL looked quite nice.

J.
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