[mythtv-users] HD success!
yan at seiner.com
Thu Mar 22 22:08:22 UTC 2007
William Munson wrote:
> Yan Seiner wrote:
>> I have 3 front ends in my system; one is based on an Athlon XP 2000+,
>> one is based on an Athlon 64 3200+, and one is based on an Intel PIII
>> (?) 1.4 GHz CPU with crappy i180 video.
>> The last one has not a chance of handling HD, but the Athlon XP 2000+
>> does quite well. There is some chattering with liveTV, but recorded
>> shows work well and CPU usage is around 65%. Since we don't want live
>> TV anyway, I really don't care. I typically take the Watch TV option
>> out of the menu altogether.
> Would you mind passing along the version of the nvidia drivers you have
> loaded on your Athlon XP system. I am having stability issues with a
> 2200+ and think its related to the video driver I have installed.
Let me get home and fire it up.... I think it is 9746 but I'm not
sure. The Myth video card is a basic 5200.
I'm going to try and post the exact config, including mobo and all, as
it is a pretty amazing machine.
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