[mythtv-users] Slow recorded programs viewing but fast on other menu's
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Jun 19 00:02:55 UTC 2007
On 06/18/2007 07:30 PM, David Won wrote:
> Long time Myth user looking for tips from the pros. I have a new
> frontend in the bedroom running on a mini itx system
> The main menu's and whatnot run pretty quick with nice gl transitions
> but when I go into the recorded programs screen everything slows to a
> crawl. I have previews turned off and no thumbnails but it's still
> almost unusable. Or at least un-wife friendly.
> Anybody have any tips on why this could be or what I could try to
> speed things up?
Are you doing something crazy like deleting all the PNG preview images?
If so, you'd get the exact same behavior you're experiencing. And, Myth
couldn't fix the problem if the user running mythfrontend doesn't have
write permission to the recordings directory.
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