[mythtv-users] Asus EEE as frontend

mat mat at lessermatters.co.uk
Tue Oct 28 14:33:53 UTC 2008

> Mogens Kjaer wrote:
>> Per Jørgensen wrote:
>>> Hey Guys.
>>> I've seen this machine is landed in Denmark and have hoped it'll be
>>> good
>>> solution for the frontends in my house.
>>> http://www.linuxshoppen.dk/products.php?showvariant_id=6668
>>> (it's a danish site)
>>> But not as much technician so knowing much about how much it can.
>>> Is it possible to have this running as a frontend delivering satisfying
>>> TV from a backend using DVB-S ??? including HD?
>> mythfrontend runs nicely on an Eee 901, it's the same CPU.
>> Havn't tried HD, my backend only has DVB-T.
>> Nice little thing, runs 4 hours on battery.
>> Mogens
> the 701 (celeron 900) can run SD ok over the wireless link
> I think its a near thing though, i haven't looked at the CPU use while
> its playing as yet.

The way I understood it was that the CPU is only running at 600Mhz (and
therefore could run quicker) but I could be wrong.

> makes doing the dishes more fun ;->

That it does.

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