Home Theater PC

This is a place to capture my notes about my Home Theater PC setup.

HW Specifications

16 TB of Hard drive Space

Graphics

Initial Debian Install

TBD

Using Deb-Multimedia

Installed Packages

Session and Window Manager

How to Setup Mythtv

Over the Air(OTA) the TV

Cable TV

How to setup HD Homerun

  1. An external tuner is less sensative to RF interference from the PC
  2. A dedicated 2-node ethernet network prevents interruptions to streaming

Remote Control

Microsoft MCE Remote

Logitech Harmony Hub

Custom Solution

Requirements

Streaming from device

Music

Ten Foot Interfaces

Games

Alternatives