[ATrpms-users] Mythtv upgrade to 0.21 question
Jeffrey J. Kosowsky
atrpms at kosowsky.org
Thu Apr 3 22:13:40 CEST 2008
Brian Long wrote at about 12:20:34 -0400 on Thursday, April 3, 2008:
> On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 10:19 AM, Jeffrey J. Kosowsky <atrpms at kosowsky.org>
> > I have held off upgrading to 0.21 until now because it seemed like
> > people were experiencing some early issues and I did not have the time
> > to deal with them then.
> > So, I'm wondering whether they have been resolve or whether there are
> > any persistent issues or gotchas with the upgrade?
> > Also, my hardware is relatively old making video playback of hdtv
> > marginal so I want to make sure that there are no significant
> > performance hits with the new version that will bite me.
> If you look at 0.21 threads on mythtv-users, you'll see folks who had
> marginal playback on 0.20 have horrible playback on 0.21. They had to make
> significant changes to the new playback profiles to get things back to
> normal. I believe there is a default profile "Slim" which approximates what
> other folks were using in 0.21 (XvMC, etc).
Yes. That is exactly my concern. My current mythtv setup works fine
and since I use it as a real working PVR app, part of me thinks that
if "it ain't broke don't fix it" and is hesitant to upgrade.
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