[mythtv-users] Moving from Fedora to Ubuntu

Thom Paine painethom at gmail.com
Thu Mar 8 17:55:41 UTC 2007

> Just for some numbers: If you do a full mythtv install on FC6 you end
> up with
> # apt-get install mythtv-suite
> Reading Package Lists... Done
> Building Dependency Tree... Done
> The following extra packages will be installed:
> [...]
> 0 upgraded, 280 newly installed, 1 removed and 1 not upgraded.
> Need to get 0B/218MB of archives.
> After unpacking 512MB of additional disk space will be used.
> This is on a minimal 250MB system, so it's about 3/4 GB of disc
> space. Even fits on a CD w/o compression.
> I really like the mythdora approach, and the new tools for creating
> livecds and new spins are really nice, and with RHEL5 around the
> corner, I'd love to see a RHEL5 based mythdora which will have a
> comparatively infinite life-cycle :)

I like the idea of that. A 500M install off CD and then pull updates afterward.


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