[mythtv] Trying to debug backend

Torbjörn Jansson torbjorn.jansson at mbox200.swipnet.se
Sun Sep 11 20:32:09 UTC 2005

I managed to get the backend to stop responding to commands so i thought i
should try to debug it.
Since i didn't start the backend tru gdb, i ran gdb when it was not
responding and then i did a "attach <pid>".

gdb then started to load symbols and when it was done i issued the command
"cont", but now the backend started to behave normaly again.

Any idea on what i did wrong or maybe someone got some ideas?
The thing is that this problem doesn't happen very often and it's almost
always locking up when waiting for a response from the backend to the

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