[vdr] HD-TV hardware decoding on motherboard instead of waiting for FF DVB-S2 card

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Wed Feb 6 17:30:53 CET 2008


I demand that Ondrej Wisniewski may or may not have written...

> With VDR getting ready for HD-TV it seems that today the MPEG4 decoding can
> only be done on a high end processor or an external decoder card.

MPEG-4 (or, more specifically, H.264) != HDTV. Sooner or later, it'll be used
for 576p or 576i, if it's not being used for that already somewhere.

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