[mythtv-users] 2 second delay on video (and is there a way to get rid of it?)
jamesp at westcoastaerospace.com
Fri Jan 18 15:40:14 UTC 2008
Wade Maxfield wrote:
> James Paige wrote:
>>>> 1 second would be adequate
>>>> 0.5 seconds would make me dance with joy.
>>> When you see what a 0.5s delay looks like, I doubt you'll be dancing
>>> with joy. I find a small disparity in sync much worse than a larger,
>>> more obvious difference.
>> Alright, maybe it will be a brief dance of a small amount of joy, but
>> I'll dance anyway.
>> Dang it, why is this so hard? Dick Tracy could do two-way real time
>> video in 1964! ;)
> It's not hard. It's just the Myth might not be the right tool for this
> job. The list archives have some discussions on using Myth with game
> consoles. There's a situation where any delay is not acceptable
> I think the suggested solution is to use xawtv and add a menu item to
> jump straight to it.
> - Wade
Oooh, nice. I never thought of the "gaming" angle. I will read that
thread with great interest.
West Coast Aerospace, Inc.
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