[mythtv-users] CPU load when watching TV

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Sat Dec 12 23:05:10 UTC 2009

On Saturday 12 December 2009 03:58:53 pm lee wrote:
> Hi,
> the CPU load when watching live TV with the mythtvfrontend seems to be
> rather high. Is there anything I could do about that?

More details on your system, and the actual numbers, would help. So you can 
start by seeing if you are radically different from others.

VDPAU will drop your CPU load, assuming the load is from decoding the video 
and not something else.

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