[mythtv-users] Can't attach LWP xxx operation not permitted.

Christian Hack christianh at edmi.com.au
Sun Dec 26 06:01:39 UTC 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org 
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Joshua King
> Sent: Sunday, 26 December 2004 2:25 PM
> To: Discussion about mythtv <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Can't attach LWP xxx operation 
> not permitted.
> Hi Christian
> On 26/12/04 11:35 AM, "Christian Hack" <christianh at edmi.com.au> wrote:
> > The only thing I have changed lately is to upgrade to latest CVS
> My guess would be that you've got mythfrontend setuid root (I 
> don't know how
> old your previous version of myth is) and the new thread is 
> the thread owned
> by root.
> The HOWTO mentions this, 
> http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-5.html
> under Enabling real-time scheduling of the display thread, 
> note " Making
> this change will affect your ability to run mythfrontend 
> within gdb for
> debugging purposes. If you need to debug, you will need to 
> run as root."

Yep that was it it. Thanks. I did that a while back and had forgotten about
it since it still seemed to use the RTC method for some reason.

I mustn't have used gdb since then.

> If this is not your problem, ignore me :)

Well it wasn't and I didn't :) Thanks again


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