[mythtv-users] mythfrontend freeze when accessing Watch Recordings
Steven C. Brown
steve at referentia.com
Sun May 29 09:13:26 UTC 2005
This might be a frustrating question (and bare with me, it's my first
post to the board).
I am currently running .18.1 on FC3.
I have been using MythTV quite successfully for a couple of months
now. I am not the strongest Linux swimmer, but was pretty successful
with Jarod's HOWTO. I decided to go a little crazy and install
mythstreamtv. This requires (as I understand it) that you configure
and install vlc and ffmpeg.
I successfully installed these, but along the way, something bad
When I go to the Watch Recording screens, the boxes which contain the
information are drawn, but then everything freezes and the machine no
longer accepts input. mythbackend, however continues to run, and I
can ssh into the machine, but mythfrontend locks anything else up. I
apologize for not having more concise information about installing
vlc and ffmpeg. And really, that may not have anything to do with my
I hope someone can help, lest I wipe it all and start again!
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