[mythtv] Useage of myth on 64bit platforms
lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Fri Sep 10 14:10:19 UTC 2010
On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 10:50:12AM +1000, mythtv at meric.id.au wrote:
> Over the last few months, I've been encountering problems with 5.1 AC3
> DVD content (refer ticket #8792), but only when myth is configured for
> 5.1 sound. If the frontend is configured for stereo, it all works
> perfectly. One of my colleagues has a more extreme version of the
> problem where all content playback is affected (not just DVD). The
> issue is definitely relatively recent (started around the May timeframe
> for me).
> What has surprised me is that no one else seems to be seeing this, and
> it just occurred to me that perhaps the issue is 64 bit related. I can
> confirm that the two known cases of this issue are on 64 bit platforms,
> but I was wondering how many others out there are running 64 bit? The
> other factor in common is that we both run OpenSuSE, although different
> versions (11.1 and 11.2).
Well I certainly run 64bit and have for a few years. Unfortunately I
only have stereo speakers and hence would not have noticed any issues
with 5.1 support. You are not alone in running 64bit though.
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