[mythtv-users] Re: Multiple questions from a mythtv newbie...

El Burro daburro at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 23:25:32 EST 2005

>>* 1.  MythGame
*>>* I seem to still have a problem with MythGame starting.  It complains that
*>>* the version of xmame is not supported.  From what I can tell from looking

*>>* in
*>>* past messages, all that Myth is doing is a 'xmame -version' command to
*>>* validate that xmame is working.  Is this correct?  I'm using xmame.102 and
* it works fine if I start it manually.  It will also show the version
*>>* correctly (though I do get some Glide error that doesn't seem to effect
*>>* anything).  I've also double (and triple) checked my settings, as I've

*>>* believe that this error message that I'm getting is displayed for any
*>>* configuration error with MythGame.  I've also tried and modify the DB to
*>>* reflect that I have no joystick (as mentioned in the MythGame docs

*>>* somewhere...) but that doesn't seem to have any effect either.
>Try running mythfrontend from a terminal session so you can see the output
>from mythgame when it all goes wrong - should give you some clues as to

>what is missing.

I don't get a whole lot of info with that...  (Even tried to use the
-v all option to see if I was missing anything...)


[root at mythtv ~]# mythfrontend
2005-12-14 19:57:20.006 New DB connection, total: 1
Total desktop width=1024, height=768, numscreens=1
2005-12-14 19:57:20.074 Using screen 0, 1024x768 at 0,0
2005-12-14 19:57:20.078 mythfrontend version: www.mythtv.org
2005-12-14 19:57:20.078 Enabled verbose msgs : important general
2005-12-14 19:57:20.624 Switching to square mode (sleek)
2005-12-14 19:57:21.625 Joystick disabled.
2005-12-14 19:57:21.675 Registering Internal as a media playback plugin.
2005-12-14 19:57:21.768 Registering MythDVD DVD Media Handler as a media handler
2005-12-14 19:57:21.769 Registering MythDVD VCD Media Handler as a media handler
2005-12-14 19:57:22.139 Registering MythMusic Media Handler as a media handler
SIP listening on IP Address NAT address
SIP: Cannot register; proxy, username or password not set
2005-12-14 19:57:23.072 Starting media monitor.
2005-12-14 19:57:26.176 New DB connection, total: 2
2005-12-14 19:57:26.216 Checking xmame version
2005-12-14 19:57:26.526 This version of xmame is not supported
2005-12-14 19:57:26.542 New DB connection, total: 3
XMLParse::LoadTheme(): Can't open: /usr/share/mythtv/themes/sleek

XMLParse::LoadTheme(): Using default theme file
MythThemedDialog.o: something is requesting a screen update of zero size. A
widget probably has not done a calculateScreeArea(). Will redraw the whole
screen (inefficient!).
2005-12-14 19:57:31.154 Connecting to backend server: (try
1 of 5)
2005-12-14 19:57:31.167 Using protocol version 15
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