[mythtv-users] Myth very slow to change channels.... (DVB-T)

Bill Williamson bill at bbqninja.com
Tue Aug 26 00:35:13 UTC 2008

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 10:30 AM, Jean-Yves Avenard <jyavenard at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> 2008/8/26 Wade Maxfield <mythtv at hotblack.co.nz>:
>> As Brad says mythfrontend does not buffer the data.  The backend buffers
>> a little before writing to the recording file, as does the OS/filesystem
>> itself.
> That can't be the explanation... As soon as you kill mythbackend it is
> unable to continue streaming obviously.
> If mythfrontend didn't buffer data it would stop immediately when
> mythbackend is stopped which isn't the case

Do you have your recordings directory shared with NFS?

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