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Re: [nslu2-general] Play movies over network

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  • Sébastien Lorquet
    my 2 cents, increasing the video buffer length in vlc solved this sort of problems for me. it lags a bit more to start a movie, but I get less video glitches
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 6, 2009
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      my 2 cents, increasing the video buffer length in vlc solved this sort of
      problems for me.
      it lags a bit more to start a movie, but I get less video glitches

      sebastien

      On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 2:20 PM, dnabble <david.nelson.wi@...> wrote:

      >
      >
      > jano_uk wrote:
      > >
      > > When I play movie on XP laptop it skips all the time (every second or
      > so),
      > > it’s fine on Ubuntu laptop and on desktop pc. Tests shows transfer on a
      > > large file around 600-800 KB/s (depends on where laptop is). So it’s fast
      > > enough to play it.
      > >
      >
      > Your laptop is "too busy." For the sake of argument, I'll assume it's of
      > the
      > same hardware caliber as your linux laptop and desktop, which work.
      >
      > IMO, you need to kill extraneous processes, and up the priority of your
      > player (VLC, right?).
      >
      > Task Manager, wrong.
      >
      > For this sysinternals.com's "Process Explorer" is your friend. D/L,
      > install,
      > run.
      >
      > Find process pigs you didn't even know existed.
      >
      > You might also need to adjust your swap space on XP.
      >
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