[mythtv-users] Error in mytharchive

Jack Lowry jrlowry376 at adelphia.net
Mon Sep 18 21:44:23 UTC 2006

Paul Harrison wrote:

>Jack Lowry wrote:
>>I just installed mytharchive from a tar ball on slackware 10.2.
>>Reading the README included in the mytharchive directory I believe I 
>>installed all of the prerequisits.
>>I'm trying to run mytharchive to create a DVD, things run to a point but 
>>then fail with an error message indicating:
>>IOError: decover jpeg not avalible.
>>Any suggestions as to where to look? Or what prereq I missed.
>>Thanx,, Jack
>Where is the error message from the frontend log or from the 
>progress.log you see in the log viewer? Either way it looks like an 
>image file can't be found. Maybe if you post the relevant part of the 
>log it would help!!
>Paul H.
As I originally wrote this messge I looked around on my myth box for a logfile that displayed the error, no luck.
Then just before I read your reply I trid over the tail -f I was doing of the logfile. 

Here it is, I should have payed more attention to lining up my ducks before creating the email.

Menu items per page 3

Background image file is 
Music is menumusic.mp2, length is 15 seconds
Creating DVD menus
Menu page 1
Wrapped text  = Page 1
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/myth/share/mythtv/mytharchive/scripts/mythburn.py", line 3392, in ?
  File "/myth/share/mythtv/mytharchive/scripts/mythburn.py", line 3185, 
in processJob
    createMenu(format, dpi, files.length)
  File "/myth/share/mythtv/mytharchive/scripts/mythburn.py", line 2288, 
in createMenu
    spumuxdom, spunode, numberofitems, 0,"")
  File "/myth/share/mythtv/mytharchive/scripts/mythburn.py", line 2014, 
in drawThemeItem
    picture = 
Image.open(imagefilename,"r").resize((getScaledAttribute(node, "w"), 
getScaledAttribute(node, "h")))
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/PIL/Image.py", line 1188, in resize
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/PIL/ImageFile.py", line 180, in 
    d = Image._getdecoder(self.mode, d, a, self.decoderconfig)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/PIL/Image.py", line 328, in 
    raise IOError("decoder %s not available" % decoder_name)
IOError: decoder jpeg not available

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