[mythtv] Frontend crash watching TV or recording
Loial at home.nl
Thu Feb 24 10:23:35 UTC 2005
On Wednesday 23 February 2005 20:41, tommy wrote:
> > Since 2 weeks (I think) I'm having this problem where the frontend
> > gives a segmentation fault when I select Watch TV and also when
> > I select a previously recorded file. Watching video's with mythvideo
> > (mplayer) works fine and also mythmusic has no problems.
> This is only aplicable if you have the frontend compiled for 64 bits
> (march=k8/athlon64) and you are using your pvr-350 as your output
> device. There is a bug in the handling of the output when running on a
> 64 bit arch in videoout_ivtv.cpp due to the size of a pointer != int
> Please try this patch:
> and report your findings to the myth-dev list.
This is in response to the identically titled thread in myth-users.
I have applied this patch and although it seems to me it is a necessary patch
for AMD64 support, it unfortunately does not fix the problem I had (see above
and in the myth-users list).
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