[mythtv] MediaMonitor and system lockups
Joseph A. Caputo
jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Mon Apr 5 09:54:29 EDT 2004
On Sunday 04 April 2004 19:24, J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
> I've seen reports of the media monitoring code causing system lock
> ups but I'd never been able to repro it. My most recent machine I
> built, however, locked up every time I used it. The difference
> between it and the others is the QT version. Sure enough, upgrading
> it to QT 3.2 from QT 3.1 stopped the lockup.
> For some reason the system hangs right after the media hander posts
> an event to the main thread to deal with the new disk. The event
> handler for the ExitToMainMenu event never seems to get called.
Interesting... I was one of the ones who had posted about this a ways
back. I've since rebuilt my box (RH8 -> FC1), but it's probably worth
noting that my old setup (where I got the lockups in media monitoring)
was using Qt 3.1.2. On my new setup, I don't get lockups anymore (Qt
3.3.1). Good find!
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