[mythtv-users] Live TV Choppy on new gentoo build

mythmail at gmail.com mythmail at gmail.com
Sat Mar 24 00:07:17 UTC 2007

I think that's the problem.  I just checked remotely and saw that DMA
wasn't enabled on my hard drive.  I'll fix that and then see how it

On 3/23/07, Stroller <linux.luser at myrealbox.com> wrote:
> On 23 Mar 2007, at 08:29, mythmail at gmail.com wrote:
> >
> >     I just recently switched my MythTV from fedora to gentoo.  I've
> > gotten everything working except that the video is really choppy when
> > I watch live TV.  However, everything is fine when I watch my previous
> > recordings.
> I have this idea that when watching live TV the video is streamed to
> the disk and read from it at the same time.
> Can anyone confirm or correct me on this?
> Anyway, Gentoo has /etc/init.d/hdparm, and it needs to be added to
> the boot runlevel.
> Not sure if that helps,
> Stroller.
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