[mythtv-users] MythTV as a Gift (Hardware Recommendations)
R. G. Newbury
newbury at mandamus.org
Fri Jan 18 04:28:37 UTC 2008
David Segall wrote:
> R. G. Newbury wrote:
>> David Segall wrote:
>>> Michael Nguyen wrote:
>>>> What about a
>>>> keyboard/mouse? Is that typically needed or do you guys just SSH into
>>>> your MythTV boxes?
>>> I wanted a wireless keyboard with an integrated pointing device and
>>> bought this one
>>> It feels a bit flimsy but it has lasted well and I like the "laptop
>>> compatible" touch pad. I confess I covet the DiNovo Edge
>>> for its looks but it is a ridiculous price and I have not tried it.
>> The DiNovo Edge is ridiculously priced. But there is a cheaper version,
>> just 'Logitech DiNovo'. Not quite as small, or slim, uses AA batteries
>> but works the same way.
> I couldn't find a keyboard similar to the one you describe on the
> Logitech site but I did find the "DiNovo Mini"
> which is obviously intended as _the_ MythTV keyboard and remote.
The one I bought (two of) is this one:
My wife is using the small numeric keypad as a calculator.
And I got my first one for 129 Canadian IIRC and the second one with a
Staples super-special rebate of $100, for a nice $29.95...Last one in
the greater Toronto area, which explained the rebate, and I was unable
to grab any more of them..
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