[mythtv-users] Recomended distro???
dave at daveoxley.co.uk
Tue Jan 16 14:51:28 UTC 2007
Robert Longbottom wrote:
> It sounds very much like you want Gentoo. I've been using it for a few
> years now and I can't imagine moving to a different disto. You can tweak
> and configure to your hearts content. The ebuilds (Gentoos way of
> installing packages) for mythtv seem to be pretty up to date and you can
> always craft your own if you are really keen.
> There is a bit of a steep learning curve when you first start, but it
> sounds like you wouldn't be too worried about that.
I have 3 machines running Gentoo and I couldn't ever imagine changing to
another distro either. I used to use Fedora and would put off upgrading
to new versions because it would inevitably break everything and I would
end up doing a clean install. Gentoo isn't versioned in the same way and
just continues to evolve. No big upgrades.
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