[mythtv] Which Distro?

Isaac Richards mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sun, 22 Dec 2002 03:53:09 -0500

On Sunday 22 December 2002 03:45 am, Mike Payson wrote:
> Which distribution is recommended for use with MythTV? I've been using
> Gentoo, but I've run into some (probably minor) issues that are making me
> think that it might be easier to just start over with a different
> distribution. FreeplayTV recommends Slackware, but gives no
> rationalizations for that decision. What's going to be the easiest to get
> up & running with?

Well, there's pre-compiled packages for Debian.  One command to get everything 
installed, and it handles most of the setup for you.  I also do all my 
development with Debian, but whatever, really.