[mythtv] backend shuts down when it loses contact with frontend.
markknecht at gmail.com
Fri Jun 8 12:47:57 UTC 2007
I'm wondering if this is a known problem?
I have a remote frontend machine that connects to the backend over
a wireless network. I've seen a repeatable problem where if I lose
power on the frontend's wireless router, for even a second or two,
that the backend shuts down and I have to completely restart it by
Before someone says 'don't lose power', which I agree with, it
seems to happen in pretty much any case where the backend breaks
communication with the frontend, such as really high network traffic.
I'm running mythtv-0.20.1_p13344 on a Gentoo 32-bit machine using
the following flags:
[ebuild R ] media-tv/mythtv-0.20.1_p13344 USE="alsa dvb dvd ivtv
mmx perl vorbis xvmc (-altivec) -autostart -backendonly -crciprec
-dbox2 -debug -dts -freebox -frontendonly -hdhomerun -ieee1394 -jack
-joystick -lcd -lirc -opengl" VIDEO_CARDS="i810 -nvidia -via" 0 kB
There don't seem to be any messages of interest in
If there is a newer version that addresses this problem I'd like to upgrade.
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