[mythtv-users] via epia build advice

Peter Baumgartner sgt.hulka at gmail.com
Fri Jan 5 20:41:51 UTC 2007

On 1/5/07, Guillaume Membré <guillaume.ml at gmail.com> wrote:
> Peter,
> Why would you choose an epia EN 12000 where as the epia MII 12000 G is
> cheaper and a little more complete (pcmcia + cf flash slot) ?
> Thanks to http://wiki.openchrome.org/tikiwiki/tiki-index.php?page=HardwareCaveats,
> the CN700 on the EN is able to decompress 1024x1024 mpeg2 file. The
> CL266 is able to do the same.
> There is 2 SATA on the EN but it is not a big deal for me as I don't
> have any SATA disk and I plan to use Compact flash to IDE module.
> I'm also looking for an epia motherboard and that is why I would like
> to understand your choice.
> Any more advice ?

The deal breakers for me on that board are no SATA and no GigE. It
doesn't appear to be fanless either.

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