[mythtv-users] Xbox Gentoo Vs GentooX Vs Xebian

David Levine curiouskangaroo at gmail.com
Wed Dec 1 21:20:42 UTC 2004

On Wed, 1 Dec 2004 19:34:56 +0000, Ashley Bostock <abostock at gmail.com> wrote:
> I tried booting my xbox using xbox gentoo live cd but all I get are 2
> lines of text printed on the screen (basically saying who made it and
> a url) and it gets no further (cd will boot fine on my normaly pc
> tho),  any one else had that problem? I have a 1.4 xbox with an
> xecuter 3 mod chip.

The "two line" problem sounds like the symptoms I get when trying to
use a CD-R or CD-RW in the XBox drive.  DVD-R's don't have that
problem.  Some XBox drives just aren't very reliable for all
recordable media types.  Try burning gentoo live onto a DVD-R.

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