[mythtv-users] mythtv-setup freezing

Magnus Ekhall koma at lysator.liu.se
Wed Nov 10 19:47:10 UTC 2004

Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> Magnus Ekhall wrote:
>> I'm having problems getting channles into Myth using xmltv.
>> This is what happens:
>> I run mythtv-setup and in the "Video Sources" section I configure 
>> xmltv for my country (Sweden). When I exit the "Video Sources" menu, I 
>> get a progressbar frozen at 50% forever. And ever.
>> When I finally kill the mythtv-setup process, I can se that xmltv has 
>> been run in the terminal window that i started mythtv-setup in, and 
>> that it probably sat there nicely waiting for some user interaction!
>> "get channel Barnkanalen (barnkanalen.svt.se)? [yes, no, all, none 
>> (default=yes)]"
>> What's going on here?
> It is waiting for you to answer.  Run mythtv-setup from a terminal 
> window and switch back to that window when the progress bar stops moving 
> and answer the questions asked.

Thanks for your answer!

How can I switch back to the terminal window without killing the 
mythtv-setup process?


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