[mythtv-users] Time to get a SSD?

Saul A. Peebsen jaglover at gmail.com
Wed Jul 25 16:00:28 UTC 2012

On Wed, 25 Jul 2012 11:42:47 -0400
Preston Crow <pc-mythtv08a at crowcastle.net> wrote:

> I was shocked when I put everything except my media partition on an
> SSD and didn't notice any difference.  Well, the only difference that
> I noticed was that playback now has an extra five-second lag while
> the drive spins up.  I expect this means that we're using less power
> and it's running cooler, but I had expected things to be a little
> snappier.
> I do expect that this means the root partition will be more reliable.

I experience much faster boot with root on SSD. 

Cheers, Saul

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