[mythtv] lockups revisited
mjw at woogie.net
Tue Apr 22 11:28:34 EDT 2003
Chris Kleeschulte wrote:
> I am also getting random lockups and not sure why. Darn things are
> tough to nail down. I have nothing on irq9...everything is steering
> through irq11. I left mythtv running over night and it locked up
> (picture froze nothing else happened) and mythbackend reported
> "Backend stopped in RequestRingBufferBlock", which tells me my PVR250
> prolly stopped encoding tv? I restarted tv fine after that. I am still
> having the issue where I cannot Escape from the "Recorded Programs"
> window. Using CVS from 4-20.
For what it's worth, I see the same behavior on my box with a Leadtek
Winfast 2000XP, so it's probably not the PVR250. I assumed the
overnight lock up was likely more related to file size. The ringbuffer
was about 5 gigabytes when it froze. I just killed the frontend and
things cleared right up.
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