[mythtv-users] RANT: MythTV has a *horrible* end userexperience.

eric freak4uxxx at gmail.com
Tue Feb 26 16:43:34 UTC 2008

jedi at mishnet.org wrote:
>> On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 06:19:58AM -0800, Yan Seiner wrote:
>>> I would never recommend Myth as an appliance; it needs pretty constant
>>> feeding and care.
>> Take notes.
>> 	http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Why_MythTV_Sucks
> Deletes seem more painful than they should be. They are unecessarily
> slow and tend to crash the backend
What filesystem are you using?  XFS and JFS give quicker deletes (I'm
using xfs right now and it works very nicely.  ext3 tends to delete
large files slowly (as does reiserfs) whereas xfs and jfs handle large
deletes in a second (http://www.debian-administration.org/articles/388).


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