[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase at nice=0?

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Mar 8 02:27:18 UTC 2006

On 3/7/06, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 03/07/06 19:16, Steven Adeff wrote:
> >is there a way to change the mythfilldatabase level so it doesn't
> >interfere with watching HDTV?
> >
> Responding to your subject, the MythFillDatabasePath is a path to an
> executable, so it could be a shell script that runs mfdb niced (and
> returns an appropriate exit status).  However, I don't know whether that
> would affect your HDTV watching because it's likely that MySQL is taking
> up much of the system resources during an mfdb run...
> Mike

ah, true, didn't think of it in terms of MySQL... I just need to buy a
faster processor =D


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