[mythtv-users] How hard is it to build an HD MythTV?

jedi jedi at mishnet.org
Tue Apr 1 17:04:41 UTC 2008

On Tue, Apr 01, 2008 at 11:13:59AM -0400, Steven Adeff wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 8:45 AM, jedi <jedi at mishnet.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 10:07:40AM -0700, allene222 wrote:
> >     As far as display goes, I have had very good experiences with
> >  the DVI ports on my mac minis. They support both svideo and HDMI
> >  cheaply and fairly easily. So I would tend to recommend nvidia or
> >  intel vidcards with dvi ports at this point.
> >
> >     I've found display profiles in 0.21 a bit of a chore though.
> >  I've yet to find satisfactory results with HD using the internal
> >  player. CPU usage is about 3x what is is in xine.
> probably your choice in deinterlacer. xine should not be significantly
> faster than the internal player.

     It's not so much that xine inherently faster. I just has saner
more useful defaults. I will figure out the appropriate 0.21 options
for the internal player, eventually...

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