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Dirty Regions and the Revo

Yazan: admin | 23 May 2012 | No Comments
Categories: Acer Revo, eMachine, MythTV, XBMC

Because the Revo runs both Mythtv and XBMC I tend to leave it idle with the mythfrontend running as opposed to XBMC. The reason behind this is that I have noticed the box running hotter and the fan running for prolonged durations when left with XBMC sitting idle. I have therefore now setup dirty regions […]

Setting up an eMachine 1401 as a MythTV/XBMC media centre

Yazan: admin | 06 August 2011 | 11 Comments
Categories: eMachine, MythTV, XBMC

Have just received an eMachine 1401 (£129.99 from ebuyer with no mouse or keyboard). Using the Same Mythbuntu 10.04 setup as before and then upgrading to 10.10 everything works without a problem with two exceptions: The system hangs on reboot or shutdown No sound via hdmi Two simple fixed resolve this: Firstly the reboot issue […]