[linux-dvb] about to buy a FusionHDTV5 Gold Plus card

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Wed Nov 2 13:56:55 CET 2005


On Wed, Nov 02, 2005 at 07:38:15AM -0500, Michael Krufky wrote:
> About interfacing with your television.... Just pick up a new video 
> board.  Get one with a DVI output.... They usually sell the newer cards 
> nowadays with both VGA and DVI outputs.  There are converters from DVI 
> to component video available at all sorts of stored... 

Those cheap converters just change connector; the component video is
actually in the DVI connector. ATI cards work this way. The adapter
won't work with just any old card though.

You can get VGA to component adapters though, which will work with any
card.


Hamish
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