[mythtv-users] Re: remote wireless frontend drops back to menu instead of just pausing

Nick Rout nick at rout.co.nz
Mon Jul 18 19:25:17 EDT 2005

may i suggest running mythfrontend from a terminal with -v all to get a
better grip on what is happenning? (You can put it in a log file too
with -l filename)

On Mon, 18 Jul 2005 15:25:03 -0700
Mark Knecht wrote:

> Hi,
>    I sent this to the list a couple of weeks ago but no answers.
> Mostly I'm just interested in how to have my frontend not drop back to
> the media library screen where it makes me choose the program again.
> How can I get MythTV to just pause, if necessary, and wait for data
> when this starts happening instead of dropping out and making me go
> back to the menu?
>    I had a rash of this a couple of weeks ago and again last night.
> Probably some sort of wireless stuff in the neighborhood, etc., kicked
> it off and reminded me that I'd asked this question a while back.
> Thanks,
> Mark
> On 6/24/05, Mark Knecht <markknecht at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi again,
> >    I'm seeing a problem here when the network gets busy, or I think
> > that's when it happens. I'll be watching a recorded show with
> > mythfrontend and it will suddenly drop back to the programs menu like
> > I hit escape. This happens periodically on any machine that's running
> > wireless to the backend server. Nothing has intentionally been done.
> > 
> >    Is there some adjustment that I can make to one end or the other to
> > tell it to buffer more data, or to not disconnect even if transmission
> > is lost for something like 20 seconds, etc.? I'd rather have a long
> > pause then having to grab the remote and reselect the program.
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Mark
> >
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