[mythtv-commits] Ticket #9745: Mythbackend deadlock with slave backend connected

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Fri Apr 22 19:38:13 UTC 2011

#9745: Mythbackend deadlock with slave backend connected
 Reporter:  redpepperracing@…          |          Owner:
     Type:  Bug Report - General       |         Status:  new
 Priority:  minor                      |      Milestone:  unknown
Component:  MythTV - General           |        Version:  Trunk Head
 Severity:  medium                     |     Resolution:
 Keywords:                             |  Ticket locked:  0

Comment (by mdean):

 In 3e2375faa:

 Fix a potential deadlock in AutoExpire

 With danielk's changes that I merged in, he has us use Sleep() internally
 almost exclusively.  However, Sleep() requires the instance_lock to be
 pre-locked, and in this place, it wasn't.  This can cause problems.

Ticket URL: <http://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/9745#comment:1>
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