[mythtv-users] Kernel 2.6 Confuses Recording State???
mythtv at hribnak.com
Tue Oct 26 04:39:46 UTC 2004
Brett Jones wrote:
> I've been using Mythtv for over a year. I recently upgraded to kernel
> 2.6. I had held off due to lirc, ivtv, and nvidia complications, and
> these seem resolved. The new system seems much better: the video is
> much smoother, and many video artifacts are no longer seen.
> But a new problem now is causing me headaches. The system frequently
> seems to be stuck in the recording state. This causes me to miss
> recordings, and I'm unable to watch live TV. All inputs are said to
> be busy, but no recordings are indicated as in progress in the view
> recordings screen. I only have one card (PVR-250). If I restart the
> backend, things work beautifully - for a while. Eventually, at the
> end of a recording it seems to leave the backend in the recording state.
> I'm using release-0-16 from the cvs server. The exact same code was
> working fine before I upgraded my kernel (and nvidia video driver and
> ivtv driver and lirc).
> Can anyone help me track this down? I can get around the code fairly
> well, but don't know it inside and out.
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I have this same problem with a 2.4 kernel (Red Hat 9), it also goes in
spirts.. I could be fine for a week, and all is good, then I could have
it happen every day for a week. I am running the release of .16 i still
have not figured out what the problem is..
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