[mythtv-users] What to strive for in backend-only systems

Jens Baumeister jens.baumeister at gmail.com
Tue Aug 16 11:17:40 UTC 2005


are there any minimum recommendations for drive RPMs, processor power,
RAM etc. in a backend-only system that serves as a media server for up
to 3 frontends? (Plan is to use 2 or 3 HDs either via LVM or as a

My current system (PIII 600, combined frontend/backend) has a few
moments of stuttering in playing back a program whenever a new
recording starts or ends in the background - I'd like to make sure the
dedicated backend doesn't suffer from that problem.


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