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Re: [vox] WTB Used Computer



Thanks Brian.  It looks very nice and that's good info for others, but 
right now I'm avoiding buying a new TV so I need S-Video.  Drive space 
doesn't matter since it's just a client in a bedroom and doesn't store 
any recordings... the server is a different box.

Rod

On 12/09/2011 11:32 AM, Brian Lavender wrote:
> I don't have a box to sell, but here are my thoughts.
>
> I have been eyeing the ULV processors. Power consumption is low and
> performance is good.  They use DDR-3, so the bus is fast. The following
> system looks pretty good, but it only has a 250Gig drive. It prbably
> takes a laptop drive.
>
> http://www.amazon.com/ViewSonic-VOT125-04-SU7300-1-3GHz-Premium/dp/B003GALLKY
>
>
> On Fri, Dec 09, 2011 at 10:40:39AM -0800, Rod Roark wrote:
>> Hey, looking for a cheap Linux-friendly computer to use as a MythTV
>> client.  My old one died and I can also fix the problem by upgrading the
>> TV and using a spare netbook computer that I have, but thought I'd try
>> this first.  Requirements are:
>>
>> * Quiet
>> * Prefer Intel CPU
>> * Reasonably fast (i.e. better than a Celeron)
>> * Either S-Video out or a VGA slot that will take my old video card
>> * Ethernet port or a PCI slot for my old adapter
>> * Hard drive or IDE connector for my old drive
>> * At least 512MB RAM
>>
>> Anyone?  Email me off-line.  Thanks!
>>
>> Rod
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