[mythtv-users] Mac Mini Frontend - HDTV Capable?

Simon Williams ultim8fury at gmail.com
Wed Apr 27 14:44:00 UTC 2005

On 4/26/05, Joe Barnhart <joebarnhart at yahoo.com> wrote:
> --- Simon Williams <ultim8fury at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 4/26/05, Matt Mousseau <matt at amsvans.com> wrote:
> > > Awesome. I was considering buying one JUST because I wanted to use
> > > iPhoto, and the fact that it can run mythfrontend is ... Well...
> > > Incredible.
> >
> > It should be ok. My powerbook can play 720p with no problems. 1080i
> > does give it trouble but then its downscaling to 1440x900 to show it
> > on the screen so its to be expected. If you connect it to an external
> > monitor its fine.
> Just for the record, you are saying that your Powerbook laptop can play
> HDTV streams while running MythTv's frontend?  It does not count if you
> are running some other program on your Powerbook.  We're talking about
> the Mac running MythTv here, not Xine or Mplayer.

I must confess that's just running VLC. I haven't tried it with the
mythTv frontend.

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