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Re: [SLUG] MythTV hardware advice sought
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] MythTV hardware advice sought
- From: John Clarke <johnc+slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2009 11:28:46 +1100
- User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)
On Sun, Nov 15, 2009 at 11:34:57PM +1100, Jake Anderson wrote:
> Many audio amps that have hdmi ports don't actually decode the audio on
> the hdmi channel, just something to be wary of.
Thanks, but the HDMI is for the TV, and it does support audio over
HDMI. I'll be using S/PDIF for audio to the amp.
>> Too much CPU is barely enough :-)
> heh, If your going to do transcoding that's pretty true, again quad core
> will get you the performace for the price and thermal more than faster
> dual cores ;->
True, but even with a dual core it's going to be the most powerful
computer in the house :-)
> BTW the shintaro can be recovered from having a bowl of stroganoff
> dumped into it (If your interested).
Each to his own. I'd rather each my dinner than pour it onto my
>> Some of us only count in octal.
> So how come there was a PDP8 ?
Dunno, but it thinks it's a PDP-10.
-- Charlie Gibbs