[mythtv] Ticket #2434: Workaround for hangs when ffwd/rewinding video

Robin Gilks g8ecj at gilks.org
Wed May 16 11:16:56 UTC 2007

> #2434: Workaround for hangs when ffwd/rewinding video
> ---------------------------------------------+------------------------------
>  Reporter:  matt-bulk-mythtv at holgate.org.uk  |        Owner:  danielk
>      Type:  defect                           |       Status:  new
>  Priority:  minor                            |    Milestone:  0.21
> Component:  mythtv                           |      Version:  head
>  Severity:  medium                           |   Resolution:
> ---------------------------------------------+------------------------------
> Comment(by matt-bulk-mythtv at holgate.org.uk):
>  I've just tested patch v3 - by hammering ffwd/rewind/play/pause for
> about
>  five minutes during playback, and couldn't reproduce the problem. So I
>  think this patch is good to go :)
>  Note, I only tested it on 0.20-fixes, as I do not have an svn-trunk
> setup
>  (if it's possible to commit this to both branches, I'd be grateful).
>  Thanks for all your help!

I've just applied the V3 patch for my Epia SP13000 and all my skip
back/forward hangs seem to have gone away.

That was the last thing causing regular 'big red button' errors on my
frontend so I'm now a very happy bunny...

Robin Gilks

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