[mythtv-users] X taking up 98% of CPU on frontend only machine

Stephen Kitchener stephen at g6dzj.demon.co.uk
Wed Feb 1 22:02:18 UTC 2006

On Wednesday 01 Feb 2006 21:31, Colin Humphreys wrote:

Hi All,

I found the answer....it was to do with an incorrect entry in the xorg.conf 

I had applied the xorg updates from mandriva and, either me or the package had 
missed the change from nvidia to nv, I changed it back to nvidia, restarted 
the xserver and all works as before...

Oh well, hopefully I will learn from that ;-)

Thanks to all the suggestions


> Stephen Kitchener wrote:
> > It's got an NVIDIA card in it...and it's an mpg2, ie it's a recorded show
> > from
> Sounds awefully like the lockups with RenderAccel set to true. Try
> setting the following in your xorg.conf file.
> Option "RenderAccel" 0
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