[mythtv-users] Revo 1600 looks even better now

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Tue Feb 23 16:59:09 UTC 2010

On Tuesday 23 February 2010 09:36:01 am David Scammell wrote:

> I've not attempted transcoding but my 3610 (dual core) appears to
> commercial flag at twice the rate of broadcast, i.e a one hour program
> is done in 30 minutes or so. UK SD mpeg2. This is while also recording
> from a usb dvb stick, its a SBE. I'm only running a maximum of one job
> at a time, don't know how that would scale up if I ran more than one
> job on this machine at the same time. This commerical flags at
> approximately the same rate as my MBE which is a P4 2.8Gz (HT) by way
> of a comparison.

Thanks, that's good to know.

I don't know how well commflagging can take advantage of multiple cores, but it 
would seem my assumption that an Atom of 1 or 2 cores would not make a good 
backend is wrong.

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