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I'm trying to set up a media center using Mandrake 10.1. The problem I'm having is that it won't work with my TV. The display is fine right up until ...
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- 07-27-2005 #1
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- Mar 2005
Problem with media center
- 07-28-2005 #2
Radeon cards aren't well supported under Linux, so this might well be part of the problem. They won't release their specs to the open source community. As a rule of thumb, the later the model, the worse the support seems to get.
Mine is a Radeon 9000 - It's not bad but not optimal either. If you're really serious about a project like this, you'll need to look at getting an NVidia card. Drivers are much easier to come by for these cards (some were shipped with the 'Linux Format' magazine I just bought).
You'll find that you have to choose your hardware carefully with Linux. I'm thinking seriously about changing my graphics card as well.I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso