[mythtv-users] RE: Backend crashing a lot; unable to get backtrace!

Isaac Richards ijr at po.cwru.edu
Sun Jul 18 20:24:59 EDT 2004

On Sunday 18 July 2004 05:09 pm, Michael J. Sherman wrote:
> Anyone?
>  > Over the last three weeks mythbackend has been crashing a lot.
>  > Like once a day. The really odd part is that whenever I try to
>  > run from within gdb to get a stack trace, I can't even seem to
>  > use Myth to watch TV or do any recordings, because gdb will
>  > just stop with the message "Couldn't get registers: No such
>  > process".
>  >
>  > I'm continually updating from CVS. If I schedule two
>  > recordings back-to-back, the first one will usually record
>  > just fine, but during the second one the backend will crash.
>  > I turned off commercial flagging thinking that was it, but no.
>  > Same result.

Only thing I can tell you is to try a newer version of gdb, or switch distros.  
I can't really fix problems without a backtrace.


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