[mythtv] MythTV DVB Subtitles Patch v0.4 released

John Pullan john.pullan at gmail.com
Fri Jun 10 15:51:06 UTC 2005

On 10/06/05, Pekka Jääskeläinen <pekka.jaaskelainen at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I've had a try at this and managed 1 case of subtitles and
> > 2 cases of rapidly consuming memory until it hardlocks the machine.
> >
> > I'm going to beat it up a bit and see what I can find....
> I disabled a line of code that freed a packet because it caused a
> crash in my machine. I need to analyze the spot and find out in what
> cases the packet should be really freed, and when not. It would help
> if you provide a sample of a stream that causes the memory fillup.
> What do you mean with "1 case of subtitles"? That it did actually work
> once? :)
> > Also these patches don't apply cleanly against current CVS
> I think I'll stick with the 0.18-fixes branch for now and port it when
> a new version is released. Otherwise the patch is always outdated and
> does not apply to anything cleanly.
I'd strongly recommend keeping current. It's not too hard and if you
mark the patch as being against a particular CVS version I don't see
what the issue is. If you do it your way, then you risk introducing
more bugs when you actually do move to current.

My 2 pence/cents/euros

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