[vdr] [PATCH] RGB/PAL over VGA at variable frame rate

Jouni Karvo Jouni.Karvo at iki.fi
Thu Aug 14 11:40:52 CEST 2008


> On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 09:09:45PM +0100, Gavin Hamill wrote:
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>> So, I started looking for other reasons. Whilst X + vdr are running, the
>> Xorg process is taking 40% CPU, with vdr taking 25%. The 'system' CPU
>> usage is 32%, with 16% for user processes. I thought maybe it was using
>> X11 output rather than xv, and thus causing a drain on the system...
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Have you checked that your display driver is OK?  MTRR?  Are you sure 
you use e.g. XV and not XShm?

Also, VDR taking 25% of resources looks pretty high.  Can you check 
without plugins?  (or is the 25% already including a software player?)

yours,
       Jouni




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