[mythtv] Hardware requirements confusion

Michael Stearne mythtv_list at entermix.com
Tue Feb 4 17:00:02 EST 2003

On Tue, 2003-02-04 at 16:46, Ian Goldberg wrote:
> 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

Could you post your system specs.  Your system with a faster chip, maybe
the Duron 1.2GHz for $33 bruce suggests might make something that works
(if the mobo can support it).


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