[mythtv-users] Cheap UK frontend?

David Brodbeck gull at gull.us
Thu Jun 5 17:15:21 UTC 2008

Ian Clark wrote:
> Just make sure it's clean and well cooled, Laptops aren't really
> designed for heavy CPU intensive use like this, so it'll need regular
> maintanence. (well, a quick hoover of the fan ports every so often.)

I find this is also necessary on Mac Minis.  Just like laptops they're
kind of "on the edge" from a cooling standpoint, and if the vents on the
bottom suck in enough dust the machine will start overheating and
suspending itself under heavy CPU load.

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