[mythtv] OpenGL developments

Richard Thornton richie.thornton at gmail.com
Wed Feb 21 21:45:44 UTC 2007

OK so sounds like this is more than possible, when picking a card,
should I go for the number of shaders or the some other variable
(clock speed maybe) to give me the best chance of offloading 1080p?

I am thinking the Nvidia 8xxx series.

Is there anything the community can do to help, donations?


On 21/02/07, Richard Thornton <richie.thornton at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> I am planning to build a good Myth front-end, the plan is to be able
> to play 1080p video.
> It will include a dual-core processor, 1GB RAM and a 8xxx series
> GeForce card (probably 8600GT when it comes out).
> I was wondering if the "OpenGL Video Renderer" system will bring GPU
> assisted H.264 decoding to Myth, or am I on the wrong track?
> Thanks for all the great work!
> Richard

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