[mythtv] Recording kills LiveTV

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Sep 4 21:04:37 UTC 2009


On 09/04/2009 04:55 PM, raptor jr wrote:
> So i'm trying the trunk version and don't know if i stumbled on a bug. 
> Well , atleast it is a bug for me. I didn't have a problem with 0.21 
> fixes that i was running before.
>  
> If i watch LiveTV everything works fine. But if a recording starts on 
> my other dvb-c card the LiveTV locks up and eventually die. The whole 
> computer actually freezes during this time. It seems that after a 
> while the backend is restarted. And the computer is possible to 
> controll again.
>  
> In the log i get a couple of hundreds/thousands of the string list 
> error, and then:
>  
> 2009-09-04 22:02:53.384 MythSocket(8ef0458:-1): writeStringList: 
> Error, called with unconnected socket.
> 2009-09-04 22:02:53.394 MythSocket(8e3b9f8:-1): writeStringList: 
> Error, called with unconnected socket.
> 2009-09-04 22:02:53.419 MythSocket(8e66178:-1): writeStringList: 
> Error, called with unconnected socket.
> 2009-09-04 22:02:54.000 AutoExpire: CalcParams(): Max required Free 
> Space: 3.0 GB w/freq: 8 min
> 2009-09-04 22:02:56.488 DVBSH(/dev/dvb/adapter3/frontend0) Error: 
> Device error detected
> 2009-09-04 22:05:22.833 AutoExpire: CalcParams(): Max required Free 
> Space: 3.0 GB w/freq: 8 min
> 2009-09-04 22:05:40.035 Started recording: Breaking and Entering: 
> channel 3314 on cardid 3, sourceid 2
> 2009-09-04 22:05:40.228 DVBRec(7:/dev/dvb/adapter3/frontend0) Error: 
> Stream handler died unexpectedly.
>
> I know that much have happened since 0.21 fixes, but does anyone else 
> have this problem? It kind of takes the advantage away of having more 
> than one capture card. If it is known and being worked on i could 
> wait. If not i can take instructions to try to get better logs to help 
> and find the problem.

mythbackend --version, please... This portion of Myth has undergone 
multiple and extensive changes in the last couple of weeks.

Mike


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