[mythtv-users] Segfault when try to run mythfrontend a second time
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jan 27 18:44:01 UTC 2011
On 01/27/2011 05:54 AM, John Veness wrote:
> Up until a few days ago, I could run mythfrontend twice
> (simultaneously) on my combined BE/FE system. This was occasionally
> useful as I could keep a program playing in the background, while I
> did some housekeeping like scheduling something new to record.
> Now, the second time I try to run mythfrontend, it will segmentation
> fault after it produces a few lines of text in the terminal and before
> it brings up any window. It does this whether the first mythfrontend
> is actually playing a program, or just sitting in the menu.
> I use Ubuntu 10.10 and keep up to date with mythbuntu 0.24 autobuilds,
> and the problem started a few days ago. I don't know if the trigger
> was a MythTV update, or a regular Ubuntu update.
> I was just wondering if anyone else sees the same problem, and if so,
> did it start just recently?
You need to set up your ServicePort in your config.xml files so that the
2 frontends each have their own.
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