[mythtv-users] Prebuffering pause with HD

john sturgeon john.sturgeon at gmail.com
Fri Dec 15 23:31:10 UTC 2006

One quick follow up to my previous post:

I went to an nforce4 SLI motherboard, and a PCI-e Video card from an AGP one.

On 12/15/06, john sturgeon <john.sturgeon+mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
> We recently had a power outage and I lost the motherboard in my
> frontend.  Since it was getting a bit old, I decided to get a new
> frontend box.  I replaced my video card with a GeForce 7600GT.  The
> problem is that I'm now getting (again) the dreaded 'NVP: Prebuffering
> Pause' error playing back HD content.
> Here is my setup in a nutshell:
> CPU: AMD 4200+ Duo
> Video Card: GeForce 7600GT
> RAM: 3Gig
> MythTV 0.20 (mythtv-frontend-0.20-148.fc5.at)
> My backend is on a separate machine and the video partition is NFS
> mounted to my frontend so the file's are opened via NFS for playback.
> I *really* thought that when I went to the AMD 4200 that my playback
> issues would be gone.  Certainly that is enough CPU horsepower, the
> real problem now is how do I troubleshoot what's going on?
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> --
> John Sturgeon <><

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