[mythtv-users] Commflagging X 4 = CPU ?

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Sun Oct 30 11:15:16 UTC 2011

On 30/10/11 02:01, Craig Treleaven wrote:
> Does it seem reasonable that, say, a dual core, 3.2Ghz AMD Athlon II could
> keep up commflagging 4 simultaneous recordings?
> http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=4_64&item_id=031942
> I'll spend the money on a more-capable CPU if it is needed but, obviously,
> I'd prefer not to if it isn't needed.  And save the electricity and heat.
If you're splitting your MBE off from it's existing box, why not run some of the 
comflagging on the original box? That may give you extra options in the 
processor/power equation.


Mike Perkins

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