[mythtv-users] "IOBOUND - blocking" and then "Couldn't read data from the capture card in 15 seconds."

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Sep 9 08:27:38 UTC 2006

On 09/08/06 08:36, Francesco Peeters wrote:

>So I am not sure which is causing which, but I have a MythTV box (0.18) on
>Ubuntu, and once in a while I get:
><t+00> IOBOUND - blocking in ThreadedFileWriter::Write()
><t+15> Couldn't read data from the capture card in 15 seconds.
>Unable to write to client socket, as it's no longer there
>The card is a PVR250. I am using an external USB2 250 GB harddisk (WD
>MyBook) for the data.
>When this happens, the frontend hangs up. If I then kill and restart the
>frontend, all is fine again...
>I was unable to find much on IOBOUND using Google, so I was hoping maybe
>someone on the list had encountered and solved this?...

Yeah.  It's solved by using a current version of Myth.  (0.20 will be 
out very soon.)


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