[mythtv] mythfrontend is always displayed

Cedar McKay mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Thu, 21 Nov 2002 12:26:19 -0800

have you restarted? The first time I got mythtv installed on a RH8 
system I had the same thing happen, I don't know why. A reboot and it 
never happened again.


On Thursday, November 21, 2002, at 12:20  PM, Mark Jeske wrote:

> I've just gotten everything up an running on a stock redhat 8.0 
> instance
> and have one problem.  When I run mythfrontend I see the interface and
> can select items, etc.  However, when I choose 'Watch Tv', the live tv
> window doesn't display although it is running because I get sound and
> can change channels with the arrow keys.
> It's as if the mythfrontend has taken over the display and won't let 
> the
> mythtv program show.  I can run mythtv by itself and everything is ok.
> Also, I get the following message on the console from my startx which I
> think is related:
> Window manager warning: Window 0x180004b (mythfronte) sets 
> itself, instead of on the WM_CLIENT_LEADER window as specified in the 
> This is use the default gnome window manager in Redhat 8.0
> Thanks in advance,
> mark
> P.S.  Great work to everyone involved!
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