[mythtv] Segfault on Xbox frontend running Mandrake Xbox linux

Isaac Richards ijr at po.cwru.edu
Fri May 9 20:53:03 EDT 2003

On Friday 09 May 2003 05:26 pm, W Jason McMillon wrote:
> I am trying to get a MythTV frontend running on my
> Xbox running the latest version of Mandrake Xbox Linux
> and MythTV .8.  The frontend segfaults when I try to
> watch live tv or something previously recorded.  I am
> a linux newbie and I realize that getting the frontend
> to work on my xbox is ambitious, but I was willing to
> sacrifice some time on it.  Below is the backtrace:

Well, first of all, it's saying it's not able to use Xv for video output -- 
this will make things, well, very, very slow.  According to 
http://xbox-linux.sourceforge.net/faq.php there is a xfree driver which does 
support Xv.  Might be worth your time to get that working, instead.


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