[mythtv] Mythfrontend crash - Watch Recordings Previeview and Transcode

Kenneth Aafl°y ke-aa at frisurf.no
Fri Mar 5 17:20:08 EST 2004

On Friday 05 March 2004 18:10, Isaac Richards wrote:
> On Friday 05 March 2004 09:34 am, Christian Hack wrote:
> > Previewing a DVB recording I get the attached stack trace 100% of the
> > time.
> >
> > I notice it doesn't say segfault but rather SIGABRT.
> <snip>
> > This same recording also gives mythtranscode a lot of grief. It simply
> > allocates all the memory it can and then bails with an aborted message.
> > The second attached backtrace is of that SIGABRT.
> >
> > I'm guessing these are the same thing though right?
> Yeah, same thing.  I've committed a quick bandaid that should stop this
> from happening, but to fix it properly I would like to see the first 20MB
> or so of the file.

I wonder if the attached patch will actually aid in catching the biterror 
without the patch committed by Isaac. I've not tested this patch beyond 
compilation on my system, because my backend is busy recording stuff right 


ke-aa at frisurf.no
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