Archive for the 'News' Category

NVidia announces support for H.264 and VC1 decode on Linux

November 16th, 2008

NVidia have announce a new API for hardware accelerated decode of video on Linux and Unix called VDPAU. This is awesome news for the Linux MythTV and Video community as the partial subset of NVidia’s PureVideo functionality provides a dramatic drop in CPU usage when handling complex video codecs like H.264 and VC1. Linux and [...]

BOF Sessions announced for Linux World SF and O’Reilly OSCON

June 3rd, 2008

OpenMedia are pleased to announce that they have had the go ahead to organise two Birds Of a Feather sessions at the upcoming O’Reilly OSCON and Linux World San Francisco conferences. The current plan for these sessions is to have between 3 and 5 short presentations on MythTV or Video on Linux related subjects, and [...]

BOF Sessions announced for Linux World SF and O'Reilly OSCON

June 3rd, 2008

OpenMedia are pleased to announce that they have had the go ahead to organise two Birds Of a Feather sessions at the upcoming O’Reilly OSCON and Linux World San Francisco conferences. The current plan for these sessions is to have between 3 and 5 short presentations on MythTV or Video on Linux related subjects, and [...]

Update on DTT support for Linux

April 11th, 2008

I’ve just posted a quick update to the article on DTV and Linux with some additional information on supported hardware, plus the section on DTT Debugging under Linux has also been expanded with feedback from the NZ MythTV Mailing list.

New Look Website

March 31st, 2008

Hope you all like the new layout. Our new theme should be a lot clearer, and the upgrade also provides some additional useful features. We now have a MythTV Articles section where we can keep some of the longer postings such as the Power Saving Tips and Technisat SkyStar 2 serial remote can be easily [...]