[mythtv-users] Higer load in .20

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Thu Sep 14 21:58:17 UTC 2006

Quoting Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net>:

> On Thu, Sep 14, 2006 at 04:08:12PM -0400, Isaac Richards wrote:
>> On Thursday 14 September 2006 2:24 pm, John Lundell wrote:
>> > I too am having huge problems with HD playback on 0.20.  It is unwatchable
>> > on my P4 3.0 processor.  On 0.19 using libmpeg2, bob deint with 1080i
>> > input, mythfrontend was at about 70% cpu and X was at about 30%.  Since
>> > this was running SMP on a hyperthreading processor, it was fine.  Now on
>> > 0.20, the frontend is at 99.9% and the playback stutters.  I have tried
>> > turning on or off OpenGL Vsync, using XvMC (which reduces the CPU usage to
>> > 30% but still stutters), and nothing works.  In both cases (0.19 and 0.20)
>> > I am using Axel's packages from ATrpms (thanks for these!).
>> Everyone with this problem seems to be using the RPMs (at least, of  
>>  those that
>> have made a distinction).  I have to wonder if it's something like MMX
>> support accidentally getting disabled in the packages..
> Oops, sorry, that's indeed the case. I ripped out my old flags/mmx
> settings and thought that the configure script would do the right
> thing if passed 2xi686, but I was wrong :/
> New builds scheduled and will hit the repo in a couple of hours (at
> least for the most wanted distributions).
> --
> Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net
You are the MAN! Thanks again!


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