[mythtv-users] Anyone running a MythTV backend on Windows (via VirtualBox)

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Mon Sep 10 23:17:08 UTC 2012

On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 8:43 AM, Damian <myth at surr.co.uk> wrote:
> Hello all,
> Do any of you, or have any of you run the MythTV backend (preferably
> MyhthBuntu) from a Windows machine, by installing Ubuntu on the XP host
> machine via VirtualBox?
> Is this possible?
> If so, should it 'just work' or is it going to be a headache?
> Just asking because it would be an interesting solution to my hardware setup
> and prevent me needing to set up a new machine for the backend.

If I was forced into doing this, i would do it the other way, put
windows in a VM inside a linux host. To do with stability I suppose, I
am probably hearking back to when windows needed a reboot every day or
two :)

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