[mythtv-users] AppleTV with Linux

scram69 scram69 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 21 04:38:48 UTC 2008

On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 11:33 AM, Josh White <jaw1959 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've seen videos on youtube ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHP0Llu1AH0 )
> of a guy running mythtv right from the Apple TV interface (it takes 10
> seconds or so to load) but it looks to me like he's launching mythtv from a
> menu called "applications" or something like that (I can't read the
> menus...maybe others can).  I'm not sure if that's simply restarting the
> entire machine, loading Linux and loading mythtv on startup, or if its
> running on the Apple TV version of Mac OS.  If it's booting Linux, it's
> doing it awful fast.
> Anyway, if it works as well as he makes it look, I'd like to have that setup
> some day.

Based on the fact that MythFrontend doesn't crash when he exits live
TV, I'd say he had to be running on Linux...

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