[mythtv] Memory requirements of current f/e

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Apr 12 20:19:29 UTC 2006

On 4/12/06, Colin Guthrie <mythtv at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
> Hi,
> Is the frontend using a lot more memory than it used to?
> Just build latest SVN and it wont even run on my EPIA with 256Mb RAM
> anymore. SVN from about 3wks ago is fine as have all builds previoulsy....
> Do I need to buy more ram or is this just a temporary thing?
> Myth consumes about 20% RAM while it regenerates the themecache then
> once the progress bars disappear (and I presume the main window is about
> to appear), memory usage jumps up >30% and eventually is killed by the
> kernel.... :(

please read the -dev list if you plan on running SVN.


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