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Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-24-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 28
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Posted By Dark_Slayer
http://i.imgur.com/6FMFc7p.png ...

http://i.imgur.com/6FMFc7p.png

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Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-24-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 238
Posted By Dark_Slayer
You clearly do more than just HTPC duties, or you...

You clearly do more than just HTPC duties, or you wouldn't be complaining about multi-tasking duties

Also, being really mad doesn't explain much. If you really hate your current video card because...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-23-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 243
Posted By Dark_Slayer
^This Well . . . except for the surprised...

^This

Well . . . except for the surprised part. Gen for gen, desktop class processors in a server are going to end up with the same power draw at idle. Only at full load will they see all their...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   04-19-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 885
Views: 25,202
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Actually I didn't beat city all the way, just the...

Actually I didn't beat city all the way, just the main story. I had to ignore some stuff obviously. After origins I'll probably go back to finish more of city, because I enjoyed it so much

I liked...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-19-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By Dark_Slayer
I'm honestly confused at just trying to quickly...

I'm honestly confused at just trying to quickly search the answer for you, hopefully someone with AMD knowledge can help more

Your board appears to be socket AM2+/AM3 but at the time AMD didn't...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   04-19-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 43
Posted By Dark_Slayer
There is always usually someone who initially...

There is always usually someone who initially hears about game streaming and asks "Why would I use that instead of remote desktop or VNC?"

The two answers are

NVENC (and if steam-only then...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   04-19-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 43
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Game Streaming - NVIDIA GameStream and Steam IHS

This is my first topic in this subforum. I've commented before, but primarily post in the non-gaming HTPC subforums

Biography aside, I didn't notice an actual topic on Game Streaming here. There...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   04-18-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 885
Views: 25,202
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Just finished Arkham Asylum and City. About half...

Just finished Arkham Asylum and City. About half way through Arkham Origins now, anticipating the release of Knight.

Humble Origin bundle is last week and next week. I bought it and picked up the...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   04-18-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 100
Posted By Dark_Slayer
No use harping on it, but the PSU is total...

No use harping on it, but the PSU is total overkill for that build

On a different note with upgrade paths, something that I do that is maybe unconventional lately with the rise of high capacity...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-18-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7,820
Views: 417,412
Posted By Dark_Slayer
In makemkv advanced settings you can choose to...

In makemkv advanced settings you can choose to convert DTS HD to flac. You'll need three things in the end to achieve what you want

First makemkv and the arcsoft dtsdecoder.DLL...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-16-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,065
Posted By Dark_Slayer
3D ISO should be correct in pdvd. While it plays...

3D ISO should be correct in pdvd. While it plays the mkv format without issue in 2D, pdvd doesn't appropriately play MVC MKV files. It plays the left eye in 2D, and if you ask it to play 3D it does a...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-15-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,065
Posted By Dark_Slayer
While the Pi2 (and in the future whatever other...

While the Pi2 (and in the future whatever other devices that can use their own MVC decoders) can play MVC MKV files, the GUI will still be off without toggling 3D in the gui

So to the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-14-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,065
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Your logic is backwards. If you spend money on a...

Your logic is backwards. If you spend money on a powerful server, why would you then put cheap computers at your TVs? A powerful server can transcode, so the question is then why not run Fire Sticks...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-14-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 224
Posted By Dark_Slayer
There isn't any content that exists at 4k60...

There isn't any content that exists at 4k60 AFAIK. When native 4k content truly arrives (no comment on someone talking about random 4k video camera feeds, because who cares) then we will know more....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-13-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 224
Posted By Dark_Slayer
For games

For games
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-13-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,065
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Emby supports a good number of stuff out of the...

Emby supports a good number of stuff out of the box
-XBMC/Kodi metadata (will read your existing nfo files and create new ones -- watches your scan folders, auto adds all artwork including...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-13-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7,820
Views: 417,412
Posted By Dark_Slayer
No, it can be an mkv rip or even an x264 encode...

No, it can be an mkv rip or even an x264 encode played back from a NAS or server

A lot are surprised when their ps3 randomly won't play a title through plex. Not an issue most of the time with...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-13-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 7,820
Views: 417,412
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Unlicensed mkv players certainly don't have any...

Unlicensed mkv players certainly don't have any problem with cinavia (kodi, some upnp/dlna steamers, emby, etc) . . . essentially as long as the player doesn't support playing an "unripped" blu-ray...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-10-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By Dark_Slayer
8.1 w/ flexraid

8.1 w/ flexraid
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-10-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By Dark_Slayer
raid0?

raid0?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-10-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 88
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Nah, no need. It's just metadata, and I never had...

Nah, no need. It's just metadata, and I never had much trust in the auto-rip feature to work with my disks. It sounds nice but impossible to keep perfect with all the different forms of copy...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-08-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 705
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Emby add-on now supports Isengard and helix, that...

Emby add-on now supports Isengard and helix, that was fast ;)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-08-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 51,138
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Linux version was $110 for preorder at newegg ...

Linux version was $110 for preorder at newegg

Didn't see the GPU mentioned anywhere. Nexus Player hardware?

If they packed in that same powerVR GPU open elec will have the same limitations as...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-08-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Very surprising actually. Probably a case where...

Very surprising actually. Probably a case where the video was supported and only audio was being transcoded . . . I believe the roku3 supports h264 video in mp4 and mkv containers
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-08-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 705
Posted By Dark_Slayer
Already got used to one major name change last...

Already got used to one major name change last year, so not much to complain about with them needing to do the same thing

To be honest I don't at all like the overly suggestive client approach...
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