Announcing Linarotv-xmbc image

Hui Zhang sonach at
Sun Mar 11 03:43:42 UTC 2012

Hi Christian,
   thank you for the information!
  Yes, I eventually decided not to use XBMC on hardware without 3D, and use
qtmediahub instead.

   And, I have run XBMC on pandaboard and found out that XBMC requires a
lot of CPU(often 90%+). So on hardware without 3D, it is impossilbe to

On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 11:08 PM, Christian Robottom Reis <kiko at>wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 04:29:40PM +0800, Hui Zhang wrote:
> > Thank you, Ricardo!
> > By your experience,do you think xbmc can perform well on boards without
> > hardware OpenGL ES acceleration?
> I don't know if Ricardo answered, but unless XBMC has a non-composited
> 2D mode, I think it's unlikely. You're asking a lot of the CPU, and I
> don't think the memory is fast enough to handle all the copies.
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