[mythtv-users] Increasing the buffer size for the internal player?

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Tue May 4 08:16:23 UTC 2010

On 3 May 2010 14:40, Travis Tabbal <travis at tabbal.net> wrote:
> I'm running .22-fixes right now. Things work very well overall, but now that
> I'm using some high bitrate blu-ray content, I'm noticing little stutters
> here and there in the internal player. Increasing the buffer size in mplayer
> seems to fix it there. I was wondering if there is a similar setting for the
> internal player. I don't see one browsing around the settings screens. The
> videos are all stored on a file server that is more than capable of
> delivering the data fast enough, but little hicups like serving files to
> another client seem to cause just enough latency to throw things off. It's
> not CPU, VDPAU is in use with a 9800GT. CPU is around 5%. Network is
> gigabit, and dd <file> /dev/null is more than fast enough.

If you are referring to the VDPAU buffer size, they can be changed in
the playback profile

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