[mythtv-users] LiveTV without the disk buffering

Mike Heffner mikeh at fesnel.com
Wed Jan 9 02:20:12 UTC 2008

Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2008, at 6:24 AM, Mike Heffner wrote:
>> It's an Nvidia GeForce FX 5700LE card using the 169.07 nvidia driver.
> Do you have:
> Option	    "UseEvents" "True"
> in your xorg.conf?
> I also have this section in mine and I know it didn't work without it:
> Section "Module"
>      Load           "dbe"
>      Load           "extmod"
>      Load           "fbdevhw"
>      Load           "glx"
>      Load           "record"
>      Load           "freetype"
>      Load           "type1"
> EndSection

Ah ha. It was 'extmod' which I didn't have in my module list (not sure 
why not). Adding that in took CPU usage down to about 60-70% and 
playback is smooth.

Thanks everyone.



   Mike Heffner  <mheffner@[acm.]vt.edu>
                     <mikeh at FreeBSD.org>

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