[mythtv-users] Mythvideo performance
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Jun 16 13:57:09 UTC 2006
On 06/15/2006 11:47 PM, Ryan Steffes wrote:
> On 6/15/06, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> > On 06/15/2006 04:14 PM, Ryan Steffes wrote:
> >>> Make sure you disable the setting:
> >>> Video List browses files
> >>> If set, this will cause the Video List screen to show all
> >>> relevant files below the MythVideo starting directory whether
> >>> they have been scanned or not.
> >>> for the test. Note, also, that there's an equivalent setting
> >>> for the other 3 views.
> >> I do have this on, because during the transition from DVDs to
> >> avis, I occasionally just stuck a ripped vob in there and
> >> transcoded it later. I'll try with it off, and see if there is a
> >> difference.
> > If you have that on an have:
> > Video List Loads Video Meta Data If set along with Browse Files,
> > this will cause the Video List to load any known video metadata
> > from the database. Turning this off can greatly speed up how long
> > it takes to load the Video List tree
> > on that could cause the delay you're seeing.
> This did it. Either loading the info from the DB or loading the
> movie posters is responsible for the delay. Turning off that option
> made the vides load instantly. I suppose now I can focus on why I
> seem to be getting such terrible disk performance.
Guess that warning/notice in the help text is very much justified. :)
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