[linux-dvb] WinTV-Nova-T: cx8802_restart_queue

William Smith william.smith at ebaana.net
Mon Jan 30 19:40:08 CET 2006


On Monday 30 January 2006 20:31, William Smith wrote:
> > MPlayer outputs a 'Your system is too SLOW to play this' message, but I
> > would have thought it was more than capable of playing this (AMD Sempron
> > 2300, 512Mb RAM, Abit VA-20 Socket A VIA KM400A chipset). Neither CPU or
> > RAM utilisation during streaming go above 25%!
>
> I have seen that before with Mplayer. It was on a system at work that has 2
> Xeons in it. I don't think this is a problem with your DVB, but rather
> Mplayer. I had a friend who knows a bit more about Mplayer come over and
> check it and he changed some of the parameters for Mplayer and it worked
> fine. I think he changed which display driver Mplayer used. Have you tried
> Xine or VLC? Xine is pretty good for playing DVB.
>
> William


Sorry, I will just add this little bit still. 
I also just remembered that he forced it to use another codec. Some of codecs 
don't work well with some file/stream formats. I needed a codec package
from Mplayerhq.hu


William



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