[mythtv-users] Minimum hardware recomendation

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Mon Jun 22 10:58:44 UTC 2009

jedi wrote:
>     My frontend boxes are dedicated remote frontends, so I am not sure
> they would be applicable to your proposed setup. The machines I was
> referring to were Mac Minis and an AppleTV.
>     If I were building from scratch I would start with an Antec Fusion
> case and a C2D nv7x00 mATX board. Zotac even has such a board. I would
> put a 2TB WD drive in it and probably not even bother with an optical
> drive.
If your boxes are dedicated myth front ends, what on earth do you want to put 
2TB hard drives in them for? For a dedicated myth front end, you don't need a 
disk at all: less noise, less power, less heat, smaller box.


Mike Perkins

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