[mythtv-users] Machine idle at frontend menu and see 60% cpuusage due to 9959

Robert Johnston anaerin at gmail.com
Mon Jun 5 04:46:52 UTC 2006

On 6/4/06, Greg Grotsky <spikeygg at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 6/3/06, James Buckley <james at logicland.co.uk> wrote:
> >
> > Think it's under 'appearance', from the main settings menu, first page
> >
>  Yup, this worked like a charm!  Thanks guys!  So... anyone know what the
> benefit is to using Qt instead of OpenGL?  I noticed that the OpenGL makes
> the menus fade in and out, and since it doesn't tie up the CPU the menus are
> much more snappy, seems better than using the Qt method.

QT is for machines that don't have OpenGL support (Like i810 and
IVTV-FB). If you don't have OpenGL, then the OpenGL renderer isn't
going to work (Or will use MESA and try and render the whole thing in
software, which would be slower than the QT system).
Robert "Anaerin" Johnston

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