February, 2011 - All Posts

Wireless not started before MythTV running using Mythbuntu

Yazan: admin | 25 February 2011 | No Comments
Categories: Acer Revo, MythTV

OK so the audio works over HDMI and the internal wireless N card works but every time the box boots up I am ending up in the MythTV configuration mode as it can’t find a backend (this box is running as a remote Frontend only connecting to the main combined backend/frontend wirelessly) The reason for […]

Using HDMI audio on an Acer Aspire Revo R3700 with MythTV and XBMC

Yazan: admin | 25 February 2011 | No Comments
Categories: Acer Revo, MythTV, XBMC

By default the Mythbuntu 10.04 installation does not work when attempting to use audio over HDMI. Install the latest alsa drivers: Install Linux Alsa Driver Modules Remember to run sudo alsamixer Select F6 to switch to Nvidia and unmute the channels in there Hardware source can then be set to plughw:1,7 and audio should then work […]

Using Wireless on an Acer Revo3700 with MythTV and XBMC

Yazan: admin | 16 February 2011 | No Comments
Categories: Acer Revo, MythTV, XBMC

Installed Mythbuntu 10.04 on the Revo (having repartitioned the disk to keep the supplied Windows 7). Works straight out of the box but no wireless. Seems that it is using the 3090 drivers but inspecting the logs they are looking for /etc/Wireless/RT2860STA/RT2860STA.dat Simply need to create a blank file and all is happy! sudo su mkdir […]