[mythtv] WriteStringlist errors

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Sep 6 12:23:31 UTC 2009

On 09/05/2009 03:07 PM, Gareth Glaccum wrote:
> This seems to be a generic error, seen one thread which suggests it is 
> (for that poster) occuring when watching liveTV, another person is 
> seeing it when they are watching Tv and performing a recording. One of 
> these was responded to as 'fixed' so I am starting a new thread, as it 
> is possibly a different problem with the same symptom.
> Not knowing which one, or whether it is related. I do not think that 
> there are any IO bottlenecks, but it seems to me, that people are 
> reporting this when there is more IO going on than not. I am seeing it 
> even when the systems are 'quiet' (though not as frequent).
> Setup is
> MBE - hardware raid card, mirror for OS and DB, raid 5 for myth 
> storage only, USB adapter 3x USB Haupphauge DVB-T
> SBE - single disk OS, software raid 5 for myth storage only
> Prior to version 21441 I received the error maybe once per day. Since 
> updating (21583 [28th August], 21565 and now 21673), the system has 
> logged >100k lines with this error.
> I am happy to restart/recompile with any -v flags or debug/trace as 
> necassary. These are only logged to the MBE (but I guess that nothing 
> actually connects to the SBE). Neither the SBE or MBE are heavily 
> loaded at most times (mythweb and gallery2, samba shares etc., but the 
> errors do not seem to coincide).
> Gareth
> 2009-09-05 19:51:08.145 MythSocket(2098fb0:-1): writeStringList: 
> Error, called with unconnected socket.

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