[mythtv] Hardware requirements confusion

Ian Goldberg ian at cypherpunks.ca
Tue Feb 4 16:46:51 EST 2003


On Tue, 04 Feb 2003 13:48:13 -0500, Ken VanDine wrote:
> How do people do it with the cheaper machines?  I would love to know.
> Anyone want to tell their story using < 1Ghz box?

I just got things working with my PIII-450.  I can only capture at
320x240, so the quality's not the best, but my CPU is only at about 20%.
I tried higher resolutions: 480x360 was too much for my CPU, and
intermediate values like 400x300 caused mythbackend to segfault.  :-p

   - Ian


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