View Full Version : A beginner's question

January 24th, 2009, 05:45 PM

I'm a beginner concening MediaCenters and here's my question:

My machine:
AMD X2 6000+
Nvidia 8800 GTX

My TV is connected to my graphics card by a DVI to HDMI cable.
Now if i get myself a DVB-(C) Video Capture Card, that should suffice for me to use mythbuntu properly, right? i mean i don't necessarily need a Graphics card with a TV-Out interface, do i?

Thx guys!

January 24th, 2009, 07:16 PM
You are correct. DVI to HDMI is probably the best way to connect your mythbox to your tv

January 24th, 2009, 09:25 PM
Thanks for the quick reply!

So am i also right in saying that the only thing i need now is the MythTV packages and the DVB-C card?