[mythtv-users] gig network upgrade - is it worth it?

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 7 18:33:35 UTC 2011


On Fri, Oct 7, 2011 at 1:18 PM, Tim Draper <veehexx at gmail.com> wrote:
> maybe im being shortsighted or i've been looking at new routers too much,
> but will there be an actual benefit between 100mbit and 1gig for an FE-only
> machine?? asmuch as gigabit lan would be nice, i cant help but think it's
> wasted money.

For the price difference, go for it. In my case I have my combo FE/BE
in the entertainment center so it's not very convienent for general
A/V editing so I often copy recordings off the FE/BE onto my personal
desktop. Over 100Mbit this is PAINFUL, but on gigabit, it take just a
few minutes.

Richard


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