[mythtv-users] Mythtv on PS3

Andrew Close aclose at gmail.com
Fri Jun 6 19:30:47 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 2:17 PM, George Galt <george.galt at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 3:07 PM, Emery Guevremont
> <emery.guevremont at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've been doing some reading on the web on the PS3 capabilities. I've
>> read reports of people running mythtv FE on the PS3 and even people
>> playing full blown HD 1080p with mplayer (smooth playback).
>> Anyone using the PS3 as a FE to myth?
>> How's the menu navigation?
>> How's live TV playback (SD and HD)?

> I just saw this today on dual-booting a PS3 with Ubuntu:
> http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/how_to/4263321.html
> I might now have a wife-acceptable reason to acquire a PS3 if it can
> be used as a frontend.

nice.  and it will do blu-ray as well (maybe not via myth).  that's
not a bad deal for a blu-ray player...

Andrew Close

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