MythTV upgrade

Posting after a long time….I’ve just made changes to the mythtv how-to, making it more verbose at places and fixing some typos and language. I’ve also posted a short upgrade how-to on upgrading kernel (version 2.6.19.5), ivtv (0.10.0) and lirc (0.8.1) to latest stable release. Upgraded slackbuilds now reflect slackbuilds scripts from slackbuilds.org. I’ve also added build scripts for mythtv …

MythTV setup on Slackware

This is an update from the previous post.  Things have changed since my last post on mythtv.  MythTV has gone to version 0.20.  Slackware 11 is here.  Since the last post, I’ve got a dedicated machine now to run mythtv.  The earlier setup (server + mythtv) was running fine but I wanted to keep the two entities separate.  Moreover, I …

End of an era…

Most people reading this won’t make much sense out of it.  The longest running scooter brand of India, Bajaj Chetak, has just went out of production and into the museum.  The Times of India is carrying the entire story.  After 30 years of successful run, Chetak is laid to rest.  Chetak, namesake of Maharana Pratap’s battle-hardy horse, was adulated by …

Welcome!

Hello and a warm welcome to everybody reading this blog. Thanks for finding your way here and actually reading through. You would say who needs another blog there are already dime-a-dozen out there. Well I agree and that’s why I promise not to spit out lot of junk. I, however, have some interests in field of Technology (mostly Linux) and …