[mythtv-users] Frontend crash after 2-3 hours of live tv - Any suggestions?

William wmunson at rochester.rr.com
Tue Mar 21 22:58:51 UTC 2006


> William wrote:
> > I am running 0.19 release-fixes compiled on a FC2 system. After 
> > watching live tv for a while the frontend will just freeze. 
> I have not 
> > been able to figure out what to look for on this issue. When the 
> > system fails, the hard drive light will run solid on  for a 
> good 3-4 
> > minutes. It almost looks like it may be updateing the allocation 
> > tables or trying to fix an error. The file system is a pair of ide 
> > drives in a LVM formatted with XFS. I dont think its an issue with 
> > file size although the live tv files are usually ~4GB in size when 
> > things fail. Any suggestions on what to check?
> >   
> How full is your XFS partition?  It's been posted many times 
> that a full 
> XFS partition can have lots of issues.
> 
> Kevin

I keep 10GB free on the drive so its not really full. Do I need to keep more
free?




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