[mythtv] Ticket #1047: double escape from watch recordings menu crashed frontend

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Sat Jan 28 15:55:30 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-01-28 at 09:27 -0500, Tom Lichti wrote:
> Ben Suffolk wrote:
> > Ok, so here is the problem for me, if I compile it with the debug  
> > option it has no problems when I press esc (This is the case if I run  
> > it via GDB or not). If I do not compile it with the debug option it  
> > will always remove the GUI when I press esc (note it seems to do it  
> > on a single esc now, not a double). The frontend is still running,  
> > its not a core dump scenario. If I run it via gdb (without the debug  
> > flags set) it has no problems.
> >
> > This means I have no way of providing a back trace file. What should  
> > I do now? Can I still open a new ticket, as requested by danielk in  
> > 1047, without a back trace file?

If you can get a core dump, you can load that into gdb later.

You can make a profile build which acts more like the release
build, but has debugging symbols. This is usually not preferred,
but if you can't reproduce with the debug build this is the
best option.

-- Daniel

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