[mythtv-users] Intro---

Paul Bender pebender at san.rr.com
Tue Jan 1 16:02:53 UTC 2008

Tom Dexter wrote:

> Actually, my frontend and backend each have 526 MB of ram and it
> appears to be plenty.  I record almost entirely HD shows (OTA) with
> three HD-5500 tuners in the backend. Granted, I'm not doing any
> commercial flagging at all and the backend never needs to do any
> decoding, transcoding etc, but I have no problem recording three HD
> shows at once.
> Out of curiousity, has anyone here run into problems using that little
> on dedicated frontend/backend machines?

I require more memory on my frontend machines. However, they have no 
disks, no swap files and the root file system in memory.

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