[mythtv-users] Busy CPU
david at rushtone.com
Thu Aug 23 19:33:41 UTC 2007
No such string UserEvents found in my /etc/X11/xorg.conf file.
The Section "Device" reports "nVidia Corporation NV34 [GeForce FX
5200]", so I guess X knows about the card.
Jon Boehm wrote:
> Check into your xorg.conf
> Do a search for UserEvents
> David Rush wrote:
>> I've got a machine running Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn and I've installed
>> the mythtv packages via Synaptic. A couple minor tweaks were necessary,
>> but now it's running, and I'm picking up a few OTA digital stations (I'm
>> in the US).
>> The backend so far looks good.
>> But the frontend is pegging the CPU... top is sometimes reporting it
>> using 100% of the cpu. The video and audio are usable, but occasional
>> and brief video hangs and audio dropouts are experienced. When I stop
>> the frontend and play a recorded program via mplayer, it plays fine.
>> Watching a high-def recording with mplayer (off NBC station with network
>> programming, should be 1080i I think, and the video quality is great),
>> mplayer's using about 80% of the CPU.
>> Shouldn't my video card be doing more of the work? See specs:
>> Intel P4 3.2 GHz (with HT)
>> Intel D865GBF motherboard
>> pcHDTV HD-3000
>> GeForce FX 5200, 256 MB, AGP 8x
>> 1 GB RAM
>> 300 GB Seagate Barracuda hard drive
>> Antec Overture II case
>> Samsung LCD display (sadly 1280x1024 max)
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