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Beesley, S
2004-08-28, 12:56
Thanks. Is there any other way to receive BBC on my SB?

> Hiya!
>
> Sorry... You won't get AlienBBC to work on Windoze at the moment. It
> relies on the Xine libraries - and they're pretty heavily broken on
> Win32 platforms at the moment.
>
> Theoretically... you can run a small linux system on a separate
> machine, and stream from there, although that's a slightly advanced
> version. And it's probably overkill.

More sensible would be running linux inside VMWare on his XP box, et
voila, a working xine.

Alan D. Falk
2004-08-30, 13:14
Have a look at:

http://lists.slimdevices.com/archives/discuss/2004-January/024214.html

-Alan


"Beesley, S" <sbeesley (AT) dsl (DOT) pipex.com> wrote in
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Thanks. Is there any other way to receive BBC on my SB?

> Hiya!
>
> Sorry... You won't get AlienBBC to work on Windoze at the moment. It
> relies on the Xine libraries - and they're pretty heavily broken on
> Win32 platforms at the moment.
>
> Theoretically... you can run a small linux system on a separate
> machine, and stream from there, although that's a slightly advanced
> version. And it's probably overkill.

More sensible would be running linux inside VMWare on his XP box, et
voila, a working xine.