[mythtv] Crazy Question?

usenet at wingert.org usenet at wingert.org
Tue Feb 4 16:09:53 EST 2003


Software codec is not only the only factor effecting performance.  

X as well as many other layers in MythTV are very CPU intensive.

MHz does define performance.  However, MHz is bad comparison among 
different hardware pipelines.

> On Tue, Feb 04, 2003 at 02:24:05PM -0800, usenet at wingert.org wrote:
> > Running MythTV on TiVo would suck.  Its a 50 MHz PPC processor with 64 MB of RAM.
> Only if one were stupid enough to use software video compression on a box
> that has hardware compression available.
> Once again, MHz does _not_ define performance.
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