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by dddd
Fri Feb 05, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: General Development
Topic: prerequisite errors in myth-fixes-31
Replies: 0
Views: 6387
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prerequisite errors in myth-fixes-31

I recently graduated to building my own mythtv on CentOS and after I got the dependencies taken care of it was rather smooth, so my complements and thanks for the hard work that goes into the codebase. In the interest of improving the things that I did notice, I wanted to point them out. The configu...
by dddd
Fri Feb 05, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi
Topic: Overclocking to improve playback performance?
Replies: 17
Views: 2792
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Re: Overclocking to improve playback performance?

oh forgot one thing that helped slightly:
echo "vm.swappiness=5" >> /etc/sysctl.conf
by dddd
Fri Feb 05, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi
Topic: HD playback on a Pi3?
Replies: 13
Views: 2362
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Re: HD playback on a Pi3?

Both client and server are myth31 (which I indicated) so I assume you're asking about which myth compile. I'm using mythtv-light, installed this way on Raspbian buster: echo "deb http://dl.bintray.com/bennettpeter/deb/ buster myth31 " >> /etc/apt/sources.list wget -O - https://bintray.com/user/downl...
by dddd
Thu Feb 04, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi
Topic: HD playback on a Pi3?
Replies: 13
Views: 2362
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Re: HD playback on a Pi3?

I noticed vast problems with my Pi3B myth keeping up with playback when I upgraded from myth 29 to myth 31. I was able to mostly eliminate it with the dtoverlay of fake kms (see other posts). However here are several other things I'd already done that others might not have been doing: Reducing the H...
by dddd
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi
Topic: Overclocking to improve playback performance?
Replies: 17
Views: 2792
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Re: Overclocking to improve playback performance?

I have a slight overclock on pi3B but not specifically to do playback. (It would be nice to newbies if Pi updated the comment about what the Pi1 overclock freq is, seems like they're trying to trick them into underclocking.) I noticed vast problems with myth keeping up with playback when I upgraded ...