[mythtv-users] Tuner still active after frontend crash.

Timothy McFadden mcfadden.timothy at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 05:16:46 UTC 2005

Is there anyone else seeing this problem?


On 9/12/05, Timothy McFadden <mcfadden.timothy at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have the same problem if I shutdown the frontend without exiting playback.
> I'm using a single PVR-350 w/ TV Out.
> -Tim
> On 9/11/05, tufkal <tufkal at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 3 times now I have been able to reproduce a crash on any one of my
> > frontends while watching live tv that leaves the connection to the tuner
> > it was using active on the backend.  That tuner will not release back to
> > being usable even though the frontend hasnt been there for minutes, even
> > hours.  Isn't there some kind of check in the backend that looks for an
> > active connection to the frontend during the use of a tuner?  Eventually
> > all my tuners get 'locked' into this problem and i have to restart the
> > backend so my frontends can access the tuners again.
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