[mythtv-users] Remote frontend has no video every now and then

Dan Morphis dan at milkcarton.com
Tue Jul 6 12:58:00 EDT 2004


Hamish Moffatt wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 07:52:23AM +0200, Thomas Börkel wrote:
> 
>> Every now and then, I loose video (black picture) on my remote
>> frontend (Suse 9.0). Audio still works then. This applies to Live
>> TV and recordings.
>> 
>> If that happens, then it still works OK in another X session. And I
>> can make it work again by restarting my X session.
>> 
>> I *think* that problem starting showing with Myth 0.15 (using
>> 0.15.1 now).
>> 
> 
> Have you been running Xine? Does that trigger it?
> 
> If so, search the list archives. This topic has been discussed a lot 
> recently.

I started having this problem happen a lot since switching to 0.15.1 
For me, it seems to happen every other recorded show I watch.  I'm not 
using xine either.  I turned on debugging, and the error message is 
waiting for free video buffers.

-dan


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