[mythtv-users] EXT4 vs XFS

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Sun Nov 13 18:42:53 UTC 2011

On Sun, Nov 13, 2011 at 11:19 AM, Scott & Nicole Harris
<snharris99 at live.com> wrote:
> I switched to XFS yesterday, and I will say one thing I noticed immediately.
> The 5 - 10 second pause I have come to live with when Live TV crosses from
> one program to another (i.e. Watching NFL Today from 12 - 1.   At 1 when it
> switches to the NFL Game, there's a 5 - 10 second "freeze" while Myth ends
> using the first file and starts up the next one) is reduced to a 1/2 second
> "blip".

Hmm.. that may indicate other problems. I haven't noticed any pause in
that situation at all. Are you using a fairly low powered frontend?


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