[mythtv-users] Runaway mythcommflag & Storage Group issue

Brian Long briandlong at gmail.com
Wed May 19 17:13:03 UTC 2010


On Mon, May 17, 2010 at 7:51 PM, Brian Long <briandlong at gmail.com> wrote:

> What is the proper way to diagnose a runaway commflag job?  I was running
> 0.22-fixes and now I'm running 0.23-fixes.  I've noticed a commflag job that
> survives reboots.  Last time I looked (before rebooting), it had been
> running for 4 days straight.
>
> /usr/bin/mythcommflag -j 23279 -V 1
>
> How do I determine which show is causing this and how to stop it?  Should I
> just restart the backend with -v commflag?
>
> I also see things in my backend log like this:
> ProgramInfo(3244_20100517170000.mpg), Error: GetPlaybackURL:
> '3244_20100517170000.mpg' should be local, but it can not be found.
>
> I have Storage Groups enabled for recordings, videos, screenshots, etc.  I
> also just saw this happen:
> AutoExpire: CalcParams(): Max required Free Space: 7.0 GB w/freq: 15 min
> 2010-05-17 19:49:56.526 Expiring 1111 MBytes for 1059 @ Thu Apr 15 11:00:00
> 2010 => Designed to Sell.  Too many episodes, we only want to keep 6.
> 2010-05-17 19:49:56.528 ProgramInfo(): Updated pathname '':'' ->
> '1059_20100415110000.mpg'
> 2010-05-17 19:49:56.544 ProgramInfo(1059_20100415110000.mpg), Error:
> GetPlaybackURL: '1059_20100415110000.mpg' should be local, but it can not be
> found.
> 2010-05-17 19:49:56.545 ERROR when trying to delete file:
> GetPlaybackURL/UNABLE/TO/FIND/LOCAL/FILE/ON/lorien/1059_20100415110000.mpg.
> File doesn't exist.  Database metadata will not be removed.
>
>
I now have an interesting sight (duplicate commflag jobs):
root     12403 12348  0 May16 ?        00:07:39 /usr/bin/mythcommflag -j
23279 -V 1
root     13447 12348 98 06:31 ?        06:35:49 /usr/bin/mythcommflag -j
23279 -V 1
root     16469 12348  9 13:01 ?        00:01:00 /usr/bin/mythcommflag -j
23541 -V 1

/Brian/
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