[mythtv-users] Problem with stopping recordings until PC reboot

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Oct 23 01:26:17 UTC 2006

On 10/22/06 17:17, Darío Díaz Anzalone wrote:

>I've been a while with this problem, and I don't know what more can I 
>try...thinking on reinstalling all again...
>The problem: When the machine is just started, mythtv recordings works 
>like a charm...when I set a program in the program guide I can see it in 
>another colour, and the recording happens. But after one or two days, 
>recordings stop to happen, and when I set a recording (manually or in 
>the program guide) mythtv seems not to realized it. It is not show in 
>another colour in program guide and in the solving conflicts section 
>Mythtv says that I don have any scheduled recordings. But if I watch 
>directly the record table on mysql, there is an entry for each program I 
>Restarting frontend or backend dont solve the problem, and restarting 
>sql doesn't do anything either. But if I restart the PC, all works 
>again, including previously set programs...for a couple of days...
>any ideas?
Sounds like MythTV 0.19 (not 0.19-fixes) with MySQL 5.  If so, either a) 
upgrade Myth to 0.19-fixes or higher (my recommendation would be, if 
you're taking the time to upgrade, go to 0.20-fixes), or b) downgrade 
MySQL to 3.23.x or 4.x.


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