[mythtv-users] vmware workstation 6 / fusion beta

Michael Freeman mlfreeman at gmail.com
Mon Feb 19 03:30:14 UTC 2007

i noticed that vmware workstation 6 and vmware fusion beta claim full usb
2.0 support.
does this mean it might be theoretically possible to run mythbackend in a vm
on a windows or mac box using a usb tv tuner such as the wintv pvr usb2 and
maybe a hdhomerun for digital tv [in the us, anyway]?
can anyone think of any problems offhand?

i started wondering about this after seeing a video on engadget claiming to
show a vmware fusion build with full directx 8.1 support...so i started
dreaming of consolidating my windows and linux systems onto a single 8-core
mac pro through vmware fusion [when apple upgrades to quadcore cpus, of
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