[mythtv-users] Re: Recording Profiles dont seem to work with a PVR350 mpeg2 encoder chip!?

Donavan Stanley geckofiend at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 13:08:29 UTC 2005

On 6/27/05, Robert Tsai <rtsai1111 at comcast.net> wrote:
> In your case, you've decided there is no need to enable
> auto-transcode. Turn off the checkbox if this feature doesn't meet
> your needs.
> As for why this feature exists at all, it is because not everyone has
> a hardware encoder, so things need to be transcoded after the fact in
> less-than-real-time.

Lots of folks with hardware encoders use auto transcode as well to save space.

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