[mythtv] using mjpeg (non-tuner cards) and effect on cpu requirements
Sun, 27 Oct 2002 14:32:07 -0700
On Sun, Oct 27, 2002 at 10:58:31AM -0800, Harondel J. Sibble wrote:
> Just curious, if one is using an Mjpeg card (Zoran based like the DC10+)
> which does hardware encoding, does that reduce the beefiness of the cpu
> required to run MythTV?
MythTV doesn't currently take advantage of hardware compression.
> Also what are people using for controlling their external tuners (dss,
> digital cable etc). Home built serial port IR tx's a la lirc, or commercial
See the thread with the subject "New Mythtv user with Matrox Marvel G200TV"