[mythtv-users] ringbuf in memory?
bill at bbqninja.com
Thu Dec 18 21:38:28 UTC 2008
On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 8:36 AM, Scott Harris <scott at webhounds.net> wrote:
> Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> > On Dec 18, 2008, at 1:26 PM, Scott Harris wrote:
> >> Has anyone considered, or even tried adding a lot of ram to their
> >> systems
> >> and using it for the ringbuf location? I mean something like 64Gb
> >> of ram.
> >> For SD recording that should provide adequate space for the ringbuf
> >> I think.
> >> Just wondering.....
> > Seems like a terrible waste of RAM. You're better off getting a solid
> > state drive and using that for your LiveTV. (I assume you mean LiveTV
> > - there is no ring buffer any more for recordings)
> > -Brad
> Ah yeah, had forgot all about the solid state drives. Yeah, this is for
> live tv only. While
> the rest of the family never watches live tv, the in-laws are on their
> way for the holidays
> and I have some lagging latency issues when watching live tv that I
> thought maybe faster
> ringbuf access might fix.
> Thanks for the reply.
What kinds of "lagging" issues? LiveTV will always be a few seconds behind
"real" live tv. Or do you mean stuttering?
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the mythtv-users