[ubuntu-uk] Open Source video recorder
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Thu Jan 10 00:34:35 GMT 2008
>> They can be, but there are two causes, the cooling fan and the harddrive.
>> For the engineers, the best answer is to replace both, a 70mm fits with
>> a bit of trimming and a bigger hard is always handy...
>> For the software types, XBMC can be set to lower the fan speed (and
>> hence noise), and if you're streaming from your PC/Server over a lan,
>> you can also set XMBC to spin down the internal harddrive too...
>> Don't forget to install MythTV for maximum benefit... :)
> Arggh! Stop tempting me! My Xbox has just gone into the loft, as it
> has been replaced by the Wii. It would benefit from some linux love...
> Plus, The Project
> (http://www.sheepeatingtaz.co.uk/blog/2007/11/13/to-do-list/) may also
> make some movement from being just a blog post this way!
In the loft, good grief, put it in your bedroom next the portable TV...
Full on networked media player in the bedroom, excellent...
I bought an extra one for the bedroom, Game £39, nice :)
Cheaper than a new DVD player...
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