[mythtv-commits] Ticket #7135: multiple [mythfrontend] <defunct>

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Sat Nov 7 20:09:16 UTC 2009

#7135: multiple [mythfrontend] <defunct>
 Reporter:  simons.philippe@…          |       Owner:  ijr           
     Type:  defect                     |      Status:  infoneeded_new
 Priority:  minor                      |   Milestone:  unknown       
Component:  MythTV - General           |     Version:  head          
 Severity:  medium                     |     Mlocked:  0             

Comment(by Bill Meek <llibkeem@…>):

 Thanks for the quick response.  Unfortunately, the kill()/waitFor...()
 patch didn't
 eliminate the defunct processes.

 Your theory is spot on, the "Error - udevinfo failed to start!" leg is the

 I've attached your patch, to be sure I modified it correctly.  Also,
 attached is a stand alone file with libudev tests that would solve???
 #6137 and
 eliminate the need for these changes.

 The program will take /sys/block/sda and find /dev/sda like udevinfo/adm

 Full disclosure, I don't know spit about udev, but would be willing to try
 modifying the program if it looks reasonable.  It did require getting
 which I'm guessing is a drawback.

Ticket URL: <http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/7135#comment:18>
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