[mythtv] Fwd: Ticket #2817: Unknown problem with socket communications causes segfault of backends

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Thu Jan 11 15:30:39 UTC 2007

Martin Møller wrote:
> It is definitely tied to watching a recording in most of my cases. I got 3 just now trying to watch previously recorded material.
> /usr/local/bin/mythallways: line 6:  7615 Lagersegmentfejl        /usr/local/bin/mythbackend -l /var/log/mythbackend.log
> /usr/local/bin/mythallways: line 6: 17327 Lagersegmentfejl        /usr/local/bin/mythbackend -l /var/log/mythbackend.log
> /usr/local/bin/mythallways: line 6: 17350 Lagersegmentfejl        /usr/local/bin/mythbackend -l /var/log/mythbackend.log
> My frontend then usually hangs and I have to kill it. Afterwards the same video usually plays just fine, though not always.
> So far I've only used one of my frontends - I will try and see if the same thing happens to other frontends, but I believe it will.
> /Martin.

Here's a thought. Are you using an Nvidia card, and if so, are you using 
the 9746 drivers? If so, try dropping the drivers back to 9629 or 9631.


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