[olug] All-in-one computers
rob.townley at gmail.com
Tue Jan 29 00:36:31 UTC 2013
My wife and I use Amazon Prime Instant Video on top of Adobe Flash on top
We have Netflix envy and will probably buy a Bluray some year with Netflix
On Monday, January 28, 2013, T. J. Brumfield <enderandrew at gmail.com> wrote:
> I built a Linux based HTPC, but neither Amazon's service nor Netflix work
> on it in Linux.
> Boxee had a nice unified search, but no Netflix on the Linux build and
> Boxee completely abandoned self-builders. XBMC doesn't have a unified
> search across all content providers (last time I checked).
> Now my TV has built-in apps for Netflix, HBO Go, Hulu, etc. So does my
> My HTPC gathers dust sadly.
> Going back to the original subject, my primary objection to most
> PCs is that if you replace it, you're throwing that large display away.
> That seems like a waste to me.
> On Mon, Jan 28, 2013 at 4:24 PM, Jeff Hinrichs <dundeemt at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Scratch Romulus. Make that roku. :-$
>> Jeff Hinrichs
>> On Jan 28, 2013 4:23 PM, "Jeff Hinrichs" <dundeemt at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > +1 next unit of computing, 4"x4", i3, with a vesa mount. Add ram &
>> > drive. Just setup an ubuntu 12.04 xbmc machine this weekend. A little
>> > pricey but 0 headaches and it's the size ~ of a Romulus box
>> > Best,
>> > Jeff Hinrichs
>> > On Jan 28, 2013 10:50 AM, "Bill Brush" <bbrush at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> Has anyone installed Linux on a all-in-one? My wife wants an
>> >> or
>> >> a very small case desktop but she also wants Linux because she likes
>> >> immunity from 99% of malware. Plus after using it for years she's as
>> >> comfortable using it as she ever was Windows.
>> >> We're looking at the Dells, but I'm not married to them yet.
>> >> Bill
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