[mythtv] Backend crashing with DVB-C EIT

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Mon Jul 10 14:31:00 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-07-07 at 12:33 +0300, Otto Kolsi wrote:
> I'm helping a friend to setup myth. With compiled 0.19-fixes the DVB-C 
> EIT seems to crash backend quite frequently. Latest gdb backtrace 
> indicates problem in SIParser::DecodeText(), although the actual reason 
> is probably somewhere earlier.
> Below is a snippet from the backtrace. It looks like the length of the 
> text is 144 but the actual data is much longer.
> 0.19-fixes seems to be working better than HEAD in this case. Is it okay 
>   to create ticket and try to solve this with 0.19-fixes or should HEAD 
> be used?

Please test SVN HEAD, and open a ticket with the backtrace from it.
One of the big pushes for 0.20 is to improve the EIT parsing so the
changes since 0.19 are significant.

-- Daniel

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