[mythtv-users] can't enter edit mode
rob at hillis.dyndns.org
Sun Jun 12 13:10:48 UTC 2005
> I am having a really bizzarre problem with mythtv. When I watch a
> recording and try to enter the edit mode by pressing e, nothing
> happens. Nothing. This used to work perfectly.
> Also, (this may be related) when I use a 30 sec skip or 10 min jump,
> it scrolls very very slow. You can actually see it count up the timer.
> Again, this used to work -- previously it would jump to the new
> position immediately.
> I thought I broke something, so I reinstalled the OS, drivers, and
> mythtv, but the problem persists. I've attached the console output
> from mythfrontend while doing the following:
This is sounding very much like a problem I had on my (now rebuilt)
MythTV box. The cause was a corruption of one of the database tables.
Try running mysqlcheck mythconverg (assuming mythconverg is your
database name of course)
This problem was recoverable by rebuilding the table in question - which
was the commercial flag table. I don't remember the name of this table
and I'm currently rebuilding my Myth box, so I don't have anything to
refer to at the moment. (the reason for the rebuild was the cause of
the problem in my case - bad memory which caused some nasty crashes -
the last of which was pretty much fatal, although it took me this long
to work out it was the memory at fault, not the hard drive)
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