[mythtv-users] Storing recordings on network share
linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Thu Sep 22 13:10:04 UTC 2011
Raymond Wagner wrote:
>The threadedfilewriter has a one second sync loop for each file. This
>sync loop runs independently for each file, and only syncs that single
>file. If you are writing a bunch of other data to disk independently,
>those writes should be unaffected by MythTV's loop.
But what about the other way around ? If other stuff blocks that 1
second loop - does that mean the writing process blocks and loses
incoming data that could otherwise be buffered ? Several gigs of RAM
will buffer quite a lot of video when it's a 2mbps stream !
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