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Thanx for that additional link. Found a Mandrake guide there cheers.
I did try Knoppmyth but it seemed to have trouble installing smoothly on my hardware and having never used Debian before i felt at sea trying to check out the setup. So i am installing Mandrake 101 OE as we speak and see if i have any more luck.
With Knoppmyth, TV-out seemed to just work right out of the box. TV Picture stayed on right through boot up and OS start to where i could play a DVD (manually on command line [mplayer]) on the TV.
This is a top project that i look forward getting more involved with anyway i can.
PS: i would rather use Knoppmyth as i dont want waste services/programs installed/runing that are not needed for such a specific duty type system.