[mythtv-users] Smallest, cheapest case?
mythtv at isl.mach.uni-karlsruhe.de
Wed Apr 14 16:19:33 EDT 2004
Am Mi, den 14.04.2004 schrieb Dex West um 18:26:
> Two questions:
> 1. Looks like the largest CPU they have is a 800 or
> 1ghz system. Will that be enough for a frontend?
Should be, considered that the chipset supports mpeg2 decoding in
hardware (and linux and mythtv support it as well). I use it with a
PVR350 as back-/frontend without problems. Software decoding is also
possible, but you'll hit the limits with resolution.
> 2. These systems are built on the Via chipset which I
> thought I'd read didn't work well? Specifically the
> tv out chipset VIA VT1622A,
No problem with this specific via set.
Walkthrough: MythTV on Epia with PVR350 using Debian:
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