[mythtv-users] Upgrading CPU

Javier Perez pepebuho at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 07:42:25 UTC 2007

On 9/17/07, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am just saving my favorite shows to an Archive server over NFS until
> the
> > DVDs come out.
> >
> Have you tried transcoding a file where the source and destination are
> the local disk? Perhaps the network is the problem.
> >
> > Also, I am using mencoder, also I am using multipass, therefore
> nuvexport
> > goes over the same material twice.
> >
> Are these videos HD?
> If not, I do not believe the CPU is the main problem here. 3 hours is
> way too long. I believe slow IO or not enough memory is causing the
> problem.  Have you ran top when transcoding to see what is causing the
> problem.
> John
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No, they are not HD videos.
top shows mencoder and mythtranscode as the top two line on a
consistent manner

I am trying to transcode to the the same disk, see hat happens

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