[mythtv] Ticket #2335: LiveTV hangs when a recording is finished and a new on starts (no channel change)

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Jul 26 07:37:13 UTC 2007

On 26/07/07, Andreas <linuxdreas at dslextreme.com> wrote:
> Le Mittwoch, 25. Juli 2007, Shane a écrit:
> > My guess is the problem lies with 'continuous' type of livetv file
> > transitions, these continuous transitions are used for livetv ivtv
> > files but not V4L or DVB files. The discontinuity (discont=1) type of
> > file transitions follow a different path and are ok I think.
> What might be the reason to set this "discontinuity flag" differently for
> different cardtypes / filetypes?
> I applied this one-line-fix of yours and so far I don't experience the
> LiveTV-hangs anymore. Big Thanks!

I'm keeping my fingers crossed too. I've tried several program
boundary changes (all successful :) ) on both ivtv and DVB-T sources
with no problems to report.

Many thanks for the patch Shane - hopefully WAF will be restored to
its previously high levels.


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