[mythtv] hardware needed to smoothly record a show while watching another

Isaac Richards mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Thu, 12 Dec 2002 18:40:19 -0500

On Thursday 12 December 2002 06:27 pm, Bruce Markey wrote:
> Decoding at this resolution takes (surprisingly) less than 2%. At
> the MythTV default setting of 480x480 decoding takes ~17%
> CPU. I'm guessing the hardware scaling is optimized for
> 352 which matches a standard. Again, clarifications welcome.

Using 0.7, I assume?  With CVS, cpu usage for playback of larger resolutions 
should go way down..