[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #7457: mythfrontend crashes when I start metadata download then exit mythvideo
kbass at kenbass.com
Sat Oct 31 05:09:23 UTC 2009
Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 10/30/2009 06:38 PM, Ken Bass wrote:
>> MythTV wrote:
>>> Comment(by robertm):
>>> Sorry, you need to compile Myth with debug symbols for the
>>> backtrace to be
>>> of any use-- try compiling with --compile-type=debug and then
>>> create the
>>> backtrace again. If you are using packaged myth then you will need to
>>> either compile yourself or see if they provide debug packages.
>> Robert, I typically use --enable-debug. Isn't that the preferred
>> method or are the two equiv?
> --enable-debug is not a valid MythTV configure script option (see
> ./configure --help ).
> It only fails to error because it was a valid option in ffmpeg's
> configure script.
Very odd, I am certain I used it (I just verified my config.log) and it
produced symbols. I ran mythbackend under gdb to get a backtrack. I'll
be sure to use the compile-type in the future.
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