[vdr] VDR on mini-itx

Anders Gunnarsson d00guan at dtek.chalmers.se
Thu Jul 28 20:39:29 CEST 2005

Niko Mikkila wrote:

>On Tue, 26 Jul 2005 08:10:26 +0200 (CEST)
>Harald Milz  wrote:
>>Good hint! From your perspective, is there anything on the horizon that is
>>capable of doing this and save some energy? Would an Athlon64 X2 3800+
>>running with cool'n'quiet be a proper choice? This seems cheaper than a
>>dual CPU mainboard... 
>The latest and greatest GPUs from nVidia have already some kind of acceleration for 
>MPEG4 AVC, and hopefully they'll provide some driver support for Linux and *BSD as well.
Does anyone know the capabilities of the new VIA-cards, SP and DP with 
Unichrome Pro, when it comes to playing MPEG 2 & 4? I've never seen any 
information on what resolutions and bitrates they can handle.


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