Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Mythbuntu: MythTV + Ubuntu + Openbox

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Mythbuntu: MythTV + Ubuntu + Openbox

Mythbuntu is yet another Ubuntu derivative, this time based on the MythTV software. With this installable LiveCD, the Mythbuntu team tries to provide an easy to configure, maintain and use MythTV distribution. Powered by the Openbox, a minimalistic, highly configurable, next generation window manager with extensive standards support, Mythbuntu can become the perfect Home Theater system. MythTV application can turn your personal computer into a digital video recorder, a digital multimedia home entertainment system or a Home Theater.

Applications included:

• MythTV - Digital Video Recorder software
• VLC - Multimedia Player
• MPlayer - Multimedia Player
• Mozilla Firefox - Web browser

• A terminal emulator
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To install Mythbuntu on your PC you must double click the installation icon (Install MytvTV) and follow the wizard's steps.