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by theking497
Thu May 06, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Re: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Sorry for the necro i just wanted to say i got it working it's not the drivers fault, rather it is that most programs i've tried no long support it. i managed to get it working in Xplayer playing 1080p very smoothly albeit in mint 20.1 xfce. I may be way off on this but i strongly suspect you could ...
by theking497
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Re: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Thought i'd mention it even if this is a Linux forum, but as someone that primarily uses Windows, i went and tired and the drivers install fine on win 10, but doesn't work there either. So i guess the hardware isn't supported anymore on either OS. Sadly as the concept seems like a good one.
by theking497
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Re: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Xplayer just instantly crashes. that said xxplayer has never worked on this machine to begin with. crystal hd or not. Vlc media player gives sound, but no video. stating [00007f64966ad760] crystalhd decoder: Opened CrystalHD hardware with success [00007f64966ad760] main decoder error: buffer deadloc...
by theking497
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Re: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Sorry for the slow response, but when i type dmesg | grep crystalhd it gives me this dmesg | grep crystalhd [ 41.120342] crystalhd: loading out-of-tree module taints kernel. [ 41.120587] crystalhd: module verification failed: signature and/or required key missing - tainting kernel [ 41.121797] Loadi...
by theking497
Sat Jun 29, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Re: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Hello and thank you for your help! i followed your advice and it seems to have installed fine but doesn't seem to work sadly. Curiously when typing sudo modprobe crystalhd and echo 'crystalhd' | sudo tee -a /etc/modules in terminal to load the driver nothing happens, though i guess both the PC and t...
by theking497
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.
Replies: 13
Views: 2561

Broadcom crystal hd decoder mint 19 driver help.

Hello everyone! first i'd like to start with saying i'm very green to linux and just installed mint 19 64bit on an old netbook, specifically an acer aspire one d260 1.66ghz atom n450 and 1gb ddr2 ram. it works well for what it is. my intention was to make it a video viewer youtube, anime the occasio...