[mythtv-users] Mythtv + RPI 3
jksjdevelop at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 18:47:03 UTC 2018
On 12/12/2018 18:37, James Abernathy wrote:
> On 12/12/18 1:26 PM, Andrew (AFPup) Stadt wrote:
>> Had a left over RPI 3 B+, from another project, and having added a
>> new TV to my household, decided to try and use it ( the RPI) as a new
>> Got it working for the most part, but having a few issues yet.
>> With mythfrontend, the program guide is not showing correctly, only
>> the top left couple cells will populate. The data is obviously
>> there, as I can move around the grid and details will pop up
>> correctly, but most of the grid is blank.
>> With Kodi, it takes almost 5 minutes for all the guide data to load
>> once you start Kodi... I guess I could leave it on 24/7 but would
>> rather not.
>> Any suggestions or pointers to look at? My google-fu seems to be
>> failing me as of late.
> I've been playing with a couple of RP3 B+ systems. My wife's is
> running LibreELEC 8.25 without issues and without rebooting for
> months. She's real picky when things don't work. So they must be
> working because she doesn't complain.
> I've been using the other RP3 B+ with several setups. The most
> reliable and best operation is LibreELEC 8.90.009, which is Alpha, but
> reasonable stable with only the PVR-mythtv installed. The picture is
> much better than my old 3rd gen Core i3 NUC running Xubuntu 18.04 and
> either Kodi or Mythtv-frontend.
> I find that if I boot the RP3 into LibreELEC it loads the guide data
> usually faster than I can see it count the percentage complete. Less
> than a second for sure.
> I've tested Raspbian lite with XFCE and Mythtv-frontend and it's works
> okay, but the video is a little jerky. Some might not have an issue,
> but once I've seen the artifacts, I look for them. Motion and panning
> cause some jerkiness.
> Jim A
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I don't have the problem you describe with the Pi, it sounds like your
database access is slow. I am using Powerline Adaptors for ethernet not
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