[vdr] 2 channels on Astra 19e working but HD choking...

Gerald Dachs vdr at dachsweb.de
Sat Apr 25 20:46:06 CEST 2009

Am Sat, 25 Apr 2009 19:07:53 +0200
schrieb martinez at embl.de:

> Now I have a different problem, HD channels consume between 81% and
> 93% of CPU
> so pixelation occurs and audio drops at intervals as the system is
> basicall y
> choking at 1080p with encrypted HD channels.

> And this motherboard has a built-in NVIDIA 8200 which I am assigning
> 256MBs of
> RAM to (have a total of 2 Gigs of RAM and 2 gigs of Swap space)

> Is there something I can change to try to help with the HD channels?

Of course, go for vdpau. A big theme in the German vdr-portal.de.
I use it only with SDTV with 5-10% CPU on an 8200 powered mainboard.
HDTV users talk about 10-15% CPU with some low power AMD CPUs.


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