[mythtv-users] MythTV on an Xbox

Sean Goodpasture goofygrin at gmail.com
Sat Nov 24 15:14:23 UTC 2007

You might google for xbox softmod or something along those lines.  I have
much greater success using Splinter Cell with a saved game on memory card
that I put there using a gameshark device.  Splinter Cell is like $3 at
Gamestop, so it might be worth it to check that out.

On Nov 24, 2007 8:35 AM, Ian Hodgson <ian.hodgson.home at googlemail.com>

> Hello,
>       I would appreciate some help with setting up Myth on an Xbox that I
> picked up from EBay and intend to use as a front end client. Installing
> Xebian is the first step  and this requires that the Xbox BIOS be hacked to
> allow a non-MS signed disk to boot. I have a copy of MechAssault, a USB
> cable and a USB stick as suggested in '
> http://www.xbox-linux.org/wiki/Software_Method_HOWTO', but have run into a
> nasty problem with Xbox kernel and dashboard releases. I have Dashboard
> 1.00.5960.01 which is too high for the MechAssault hack to work.
> Now for the question (!), as I have Kernel 1.00.5101.01, I understand that
> the Dashboard is downgradable to 1.00.4902.01 which will work with the
> BIOS hack; however, I do not know how to get a copy of the BIOS to do the
> downgrade. Has anyone else run into this and so can recommend the source for
> the BIOS and the steps to do the downgrade.
> Many thanks,
> Ian.
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