[mythtv-commits] Ticket #5739: EITScanner randomly stops

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Sat Mar 27 08:58:31 UTC 2010

#5739: EITScanner randomly stops
 Reporter:  mythtv@…              |        Owner:  janne     
     Type:  defect                |       Status:  new       
 Priority:  major                 |    Milestone:  0.23      
Component:  MythTV - EIT          |      Version:  0.21-fixes
 Severity:  medium                |   Resolution:            
  Mlocked:  0                     |  

Comment(by anonymous):

 Replying to [comment:28 TomiL]:
 > Replying to [comment:27 otto at kolsi dot fi]:
 > > Replying to [comment:26 TomiL]:
 > > > > I didn't notice this ticket before, but I have this issue as well.
 I need to restart the backend at least once a week to get the EPG data. I
 guess the EPG data collecting stops within the first 24h after backend has
 been started. I live in Finland, just like the person who created this
 > > > >
 > > > > I've been using mythtv from 0.21_beta16340 to 0.22_p23069 and this
 problem has always been present. My workaround has been a cronjob to
 restart mythbackend every now and then.
 > > > >
 > > > > Samppa
 > > >
 > > > Same problem here as well. I started from 0.20 and still same
 problem with 0.22 (lastes official ubuntu 9.10-version, sorry can't
 remember correct number). It seems thta EIT works only one week roughly
 and then stop. Restarting backend fix this issue for next week. I am
 living in Tampere/Finland using TTV-cable.
 > > >
 > > > br,
 > > > Tomi
 > >
 > > I've been using Myth with DVB-T in Finland >4 years and never had this
 kind of problems. Could it be DVB-C related, or related to particular
 > Might be, I never had this problem with 0.18 and 0.19 but problem start
 with 0.20. Also my friend have same issue, we both have cable-card,
 Technotrend c1500 and both using TTV-cable. We both using ubuntu,
 different verison. I have tried ubuntu 8.04, 8.10, 9.04 and 9.10 without
 > I just checked my myth version and it is 0.22-fixes (22594)
 > br,
 > Tomi

 One more idea, we both have 2 cards, both are technotrend c1500 budget. in
 backend setup you could select how to use cards to get EIT data but even I
 change those I don't see any difference. Could this help somebody who know
 how this is coded?


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