[mythtv-users] how much space does an HD recording take?

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Fri May 13 00:59:35 UTC 2005

On Mon, May 09, 2005 at 03:52:13PM -0500, Robert Kulagowski wrote:
> >I'm trying to get a good idea of how much disk space I need.  I want
> >around 100 hrs.  I tried to search but didn't come up with much exact
> >figures.  Something in the range of 6-10GB/hr?  is this right?
> You're not asking the right question, but I'll answer it anyways.
> 2GB/hr with a hardware MPEG-2 card with reasonable defaults.

Sure it's the right question. The subject line asks how much space an
*HD* recording takes...!

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish at debian.org> <hamish at cloud.net.au>

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