[mythtv-users] How much horsepower for dedicated back end with 2 x DVB-T cards?

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Sat Jul 30 00:31:44 EDT 2005

> Why not just bung a 2nd DVB-T card in the 1GHz box? I would have
> thought you'd need more horesepower in the backend than the frontend
> (guessing though!)
> DVB-T cards use hardly any CPU because they do no processing on the
> signal - they just dump the broadcast MPEG2 stream stright to disk.

Forgot to mention - look at http://pvrhw.goldfish.org/tiki-pvrhwdb.php
to see what others are using.


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