[mythtv-users] Too slow?
superm1 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 21 15:05:45 UTC 2005
You would have much better luck with a graphics card, I'd say pick one
up from a local retailer with a 30 day return exchange policy, give it
a shot and see how it works for you. Also use a more lightweight
window manager, KDE is much extra bloat that you dont need running on
such a weak frontend.
On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 09:56:45 -0000, Mike Curtis
<Mike.Curtis at glcweb.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I had a PII 400 MHz system given to me and I wonder if the more
> knowledgeable among the group could advise me.
> The CPU supports only MMX1
> The M/B has the SIS 620 Chipset
> The M/B has onboard graphics (Using 8MB Main Memory)
> Total memory fitted as of now 128MB
> (Myth-Suite 0.17)
> X/KDE runs fine with no visual defects but display of live TV and
> recorded TV from my existing Backend, stutters with prebuffer pauses and
> there is a broad Mauve vertical bar on the right side of the screen
> I would like to use this as a remote Frontend
> Would I be better off using a PCI Graphics card (if so any
> Or am I wasting my time?
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