[mythtv-users] Mythtv + DXR3 ?
tim.timmerman at gmail.com
Sun Dec 5 14:04:08 UTC 2004
I managed to get an experimental mythtv box set up on my desktop
system (experimental in that I'm planning something standalone in the
This works fine, but watching tv is often a problem, since the screen
often stops for a few seconds, especially if there is some processing
going on in the background.
The hardware: AMD Athlon 1800 +, Pinnacle PCTV pro nvidia Gforce 4mx
using nvidia's latest drivers.
While rummaging through the odds and bit box, I found a DXR3 card. As
I understand it, this is a hardware MPEG decoder.
Would it be worth the effort to install this card into my current
desktop system to fix the
live tv playback problem ?
(Or should I just bite the bullet, and get that PVR 350 for christmas ?;-)
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