[mythtv-users] menu speed

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Wed Dec 29 20:43:55 UTC 2004

Paul Miller wrote:

>I just tried mythtv with no window manager and I did notice a slight 
>improvement, but it is still quite a bit slower than I'd like...
>Going through the program guide is very slow.
>Launching the weather plugin takes about 20 seconds and another 10 
>seconds for retrieving the weather data.
>How much does the graphics card effect performance for menu-only 
>functions (no tv, dvd, etc.)?   The menus display quickly, but take 
>awhile to switch to another menu.
The graphics card is very important. You haven't mentioned what kind of 
hardware you're using other than the relatively slow P2-450.  Please 
post your specs, driver versions, etc. related to your video hardware.


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