[mythtv-users] Performance of 0.19 on Gentoo

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Mon May 22 18:56:23 UTC 2006

On 5/22/06, Michael Knoll <michael.knoll at gmail.com> wrote:
> I recently switched from RedHat 9.0 MythTV 0.18.1 to Gentoo and Mythtv
> 0.19.  With this switch TV playback became very taxing.  Playing my
> recorded TV(2500kb/s, 720x480) used to consume 20-30% CPU, but now I'm
> hitting 90%.  I have Bob's deint, as before, and XV.  I also tried
> XVMC, which didn't even reduce the CPU usage from the 90%.  Mplayer
> works as before, little CPU usage.

Sounds like XvMC isn't actually working, have you checked the mythfrontend log?
Nvidia card? What driver version? 8756 doesn't seem to play nicely
with Bob, try turning off deint to see if that helps.

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