[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r23435 - in trunk/mythtv by mdean

Yeechang Lee ylee at pobox.com
Sat Feb 6 19:06:21 UTC 2010

Stuart Auchterlonie <stuarta at squashedfrog.net> says:
> I'd be curious to see how the new lockless threaded file writer would
> work for you. I intend to put it in for 0.24...
> http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/6330

After massaging Matthias' patch to apply to current -fixes, early
testing with the new file writer still indicates more loss than the
(elapsed time - 5 seconds  2 seconds) with FireWire recordings I get
with a buffer-boosed stock writer. I'll continue to test the new
writer unmodified for a few days before boosting its buffer a bit,

Frontend/backend:	P4 3.0GHz, 1.5TB software RAID 5 array
Backend:		Quad-core Xeon 1.6GHz, 6.6TB sw RAID 6
Video inputs:		Four high-definition over FireWire/OTA
Accessories:		47" 1080p LCD, 5.1 digital, and MX-600

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