[mythtv-users] What graphics card?

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Wed May 14 20:58:20 UTC 2008

On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 04:38:12PM -0400, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> And I'd guess that by the time we have H.264 decode acceleration, there 
> will be no reason to use it (i.e. CPU's and software will have 
> sufficient performance for software decode).  :)

And, as anyone who had to pay $1500 for a Matrox capture card* 5 years
ago will tell you, the Cycle Of Hardware keeps cycling, and probably
always will.

-- jra

[ * or $100K for a Media 100/Avid, back in 1992. ]
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