LinuxDevices: DIY Linux Home Theater PC
Aug 30, 2006, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"LixSystems has introduced a low-cost Linux powered home theater
PC (HTPC) packaged in a compact, consumer electronics-style
enclosure. The Lx8100-MN, available 'barebones' (sans CPU, memory,
and hard drive) for around $300, offers quiet operation and is
supplied with an easily-installed Fedora 5-based system image on
DVD, according to the company.
"The LX8100-MN comes with a Linux installation DVD that is meant
to simplify the installation of virtually all required software on
the device, once the user has outfitted the system with a
processor, memory, and disk drives..."