[mythtv-users] What hardware do I need to be able to dual record using Comcast cable?
beww at beww.org
Thu Oct 16 14:25:55 UTC 2008
Krzysztof Adamski wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-15-10 at 22:51 -0400, Adam Rosenfield wrote:
>> Thanks all for the feedback. Yeah, I'm looking at a combined system.
>> That's too bad that the P4 can't handle HD playback; if there's a
>> better CPU that can fit in the same socket, I might go with that, but
>> otherwise I'm not sure if it's worth putting together a whole new
>> system for.
> My FE is a P4 3.0 and it is enough for playing HD (720p & 1080i), it is
> JUST enough, so before you buy newer hardware first check. Also what you
> can do is make your P4 be a BE only where a P4 is plenty and but new FE.
Do you have to use XvMC to get your 3Ghz. cpu to do HD?
What do you mean by "just", do you get problems if something else is
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