[mythtv-users] Slow myth TV user interface on a fast machine

Tony Lill ajlill at ajlc.waterloo.on.ca
Fri Sep 28 18:53:41 UTC 2007

The problem has to be related to the disks. If I can watch SD on my
x-box front-end, your box is grotesquely overpowered wrt CPU and

Run vmstat 1 and iostat 1 while the problem is happening and look for
high swap in and out, and/or high disk activity on the disk with your
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