[mythtv-users] Long delays with remote occasionally
allen.p.edwards at gmail.com
Sun Apr 26 13:35:14 UTC 2009
On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 10:06 PM, Tom Dexter <digitalaudiorock at gmail.com>wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 10:07 AM, Tom Dexter <digitalaudiorock at gmail.com>
> > On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 4:59 PM, Josh Mastronarde <jmastron at gmail.com>
> >> If you compile yourself, the patch is available in the ticket I filed:
> >> http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/6406.
> >> Josh
> > Wow...I had seen this thread before and didn't really follow it. I
> > started encountering these remote/keyboard delays over the last few
> > days after installing some upgrades on my Gentoo frontend...the only
> > really significant one being an upgrade from xorg-server 1.3 to 1.5.3.
> > I don't know if the upgrade was related or just a coincidence, but
> > since that I've occasionally seen exactly what other describe. I'll
> > go to pause a recording (for example) and nothing would happen. Like
> > others here I first thought it was a remote issue until one time when
> > it occurred when I was able to try the keyboard and discovered that
> > the keyboard IO seemed to be blocked (or buffered or whatever) as
> > well. It can last as long as 30 seconds or more before suddenly
> > reacting to the input.
> > In my case this was always when watching DVB-T mpeg
> > recordings....pretty much the only thing I use the internal player
> > for.
> > Last night I added your patch to the custom ebuild on my frontend and
> > recompiled. I'll see how it goes. Quite an amazing find on your
> > part...thanks!
> > Tom
> Bummer...I had my remote delay for like 20 seconds tonight even with
> that patch installed. It happened watching a recording of Grey's
> Anatomy off ABC. Not as bad perhaps as the times it occurred the
> other day...but annoying.
> I'm actually running 0.21-fixes rev 18314, but that change set 19222
> shouldn't have any effect for me. I'm running fluxbox and
> Has anyone else seen any connection between this issue and xorg-server
> 1.5? I never had this issue before. I'm almost tempted to restore
> the frontend to it's pre-graded state, but I really hate to.
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I understand there are two issues and you need to have a fixes version as
suggested. It completely killed what was a very annoying problem for me.
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