[vdr] speeding up vdr+xine on an old Pentium4

Torgeir Veimo torgeir at netenviron.com
Sat Aug 21 23:33:09 CEST 2010


On 21 August 2010 22:41,  <martinez at embl.de> wrote:
> I´ve taken an old PC (Intel graphics card on board, P4 at 553Mhz, 512Megs of
> RAM) and installed mms, vdr and lirc basically.
>
> Everthing works fine but I see cpu utilization in the region of 90%
[..]
> Any tips on how I could speed things up? Xine settings? Xorg settings? vdr
> settings? xv or opengl?

Try to verify if colour conversion is actually done by the hardware
graphics card (through Xv), and not in software. Running on a 533MHz
processor could be stretching things though, especially for a P4.


-- 
-Tor



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