[mythtv-users] PVR 150 Quality Issues

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Wed Dec 23 16:23:44 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 23 December 2009 09:18:23 am Johnny Walker wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 10:14 AM, James Thorpe <james at tfxsoft.com> wrote:
> >> I'd start by trying the Slim profile. It may not produce the best
> >> results, but
> >> it makes minimal demands on the hardware and should produce acceptable,
> >> if not
> >> optimum, results. It will give you a good baseline to work from.
> >
> > Thanks - I'll give it a go when I get home.  I guess something else to
> > try tonight would be to watch a recording on my beefy windows machine -
> > that should rule out whether the recording itself is an issue?  Or use my
> > mythbuntu live disc to turn it into a temporary frontend at least?
> and then permanently...

I'd convert the "Beefy Windows Machine" into a "Beefy Linux Machine", but 
that's just my anti-MS bias showing I guess.

You are correct that it is important to figure out whether problems exist in 
the recordings or with the playback system.

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