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GeexBox: DVD Player Live CD


Watch movies on your PC with a DVD-playing dedicated Linux distribution on a Live CD.
It is a media player. Or better: it is an operating system that fits in a 6 MB ISO and based on the 2.6 Linux kernel (at least for version 0.98 I tested) and the great mplayer media player most of you know. You simply burn the ISO and you get a bootable CD that will recognize most of your hardware (in my case it recognized all of that): video card and its tv-out, sound card and cd/dvd-rom and hard disks. It does not supply a console, but just a menu (look at the screenshots we made and those provided on the project's homepage) with a good range of choices.
 read more | mail this link | score:7905 | -Ray, December 1, 2004 (Updated: August 13, 2005)
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