[mythtv] Which Distro?

Mike Payson mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sun, 22 Dec 2002 01:11:22 -0800


On Sunday 22 December 2002 12:53 am, Isaac Richards wrote:
> 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.

Thanks for the suggestions. I've been meaning to check out Debian for a long 
time, anyway, so that sounds like the way to go. I'm downloading the ISO 
now...