Originally Posted by gballard
I should have been more specific...my bad...It is the XBMC Live cd that I installed to the hard drive. It seems like I should be able to do a standard install of Ubuntu 9.10 and then install XMBC as a stand alone app...the only thing I am not sure about is how to get the video acceleration configuration...I am sure there are docs on it...I will dig around...
You might want to try Mandriva Linux One 2010 since it comes with the binary Nvidia drivers included so it all installs automatically, no need to read lengthy how-tos and spend time googling.
See the sticky Mandriva Linux thread for details.