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Gelainey
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UMS and ramdisks

Post by Gelainey » Wed May 25, 2016 12:06 pm

Hello All and thank you in advance for all your knowledge and hard work!

My question is: what is the best way to use UMS with a ramdisk?
Is it enough simply to put the file I wish to transcode in a ramdisk folder, or is there more to it?

I stream from a PC over a wired network to (mostly) a PS3.

Best wishes to you all, Gelainey

ExSport
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Re: UMS and ramdisks

Post by ExSport » Thu Jun 02, 2016 3:22 am

Ramdisk for what? UMS everything does in memory, nothing transcoded is written to temp files on disk so creating RAM disk eats available RAM to UMS/Java itself and UMS can't benefit from it at all so forget on RAMdisk with UMS 8-)

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