[mythtv] LiveTV continues recording after Fronend dies
kim at ductilebiscuit.net
Mon Dec 12 01:20:59 EST 2005
Jon Whitear wrote:
> Unfortunately, when I do so, the backend doesn't seem to realise that the
> frontend has gone away, and merrily continues to record that channel until
> told to stop (by restarting the backend process.) This is with SVN 8230.
On a related note, using 0.18.1, I note that when a frontend process
dies (segfaults, or the box is shut down uncleanly) the backend never
becomes idle, presumably as it thinks a frontend is still connected, so
fails to automatically shut down.
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