[mythtv] stuttery audio with current cvs

Joseph A. Caputo jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Mon Feb 10 12:18:25 EST 2003

I have a very similar problem, also with 5-Feb CVS.  See my post:


I haven't tried starting a recording and then viewing it immediately,

-Joe C.

> I'm using cvs from 2/5/03 and am experiencing stuttery audio while 
> watching
> live tv. I'm using rtjpeg encoding 480x480 at 170 quality and mp3
> encoding
> quality 7. This stuttery audio occurs only if watching live tv. If I
> schedule a recording and then immediately start to play the recording,
> the
> playback is flawless. This is on a Athlon XP2100 w/ ATA100 drive. 
> hdparm
> gives approx 50MB/s. top shows max cpu usage around 30% regardless of
> whether I'm watching live tv or watching while recording. Average cpu
> usage
> is around 15%-25%. 

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