[mythtv-users] Re: My DVB recordings are huge (70min = 35GB)
gjhurlbu+mythtv-users at beirdo.ca
Thu Dec 16 06:06:51 UTC 2004
htpc <htpc at treblid.dyndns.org> wrote:
> When I did a recording in Myth, I noticed that the file is extremely
> huge - 70 mins of content took up around 35GB, that's like 500MB a second!
No, that's about 500MB/minute. Your calculation is warped there.
> I didn't touch the recording profiles at all as the docs says "For DVB
> and HDTV cards, no further configuration is required after setting up
> the card using the 'setup' program."...
If you are transcoding, you will need to setup the transcoding profiles to
what you want.
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