[mythtv-users] 8400GS for bluray?

Neil Salstrom salstrom at gmail.com
Mon Jul 4 01:00:27 UTC 2011

On Sun, Jul 3, 2011 at 4:35 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com> wrote:
> On 7/3/2011 18:21, Neil Salstrom wrote:
> The 8400GS has plenty of power for Bluray decoding, as decoding is done
> in a custom ASIC, not the GPU.  The Matroska demuxer has a nasty
> behavior of bursty reads.  With the high bitrate of (real) Bluray
> content, this could cause problems if you are streaming across a slower
> network.
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Hmm...  The video is on a drive local to mythfrontend so it's not
going across the network.  What do you mean by "a custom ASIC"?


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