[mythtv-users] Debian 0.20 mythfrontend packages crash

Dan Christensen jdc at uwo.ca
Fri Sep 29 03:54:21 UTC 2006

Dan Christensen <jdc at uwo.ca> writes:

>>> I'm running the latest packages from debian-multimedia.org on a
>>> frontend only laptop (exact versions below).  If I don't have DRI
>>> enabled in Xorg, then mythfrontend seems to work fine, including
>>> playback, but when I exit mythfrontend, my entire X session dies.

This was fixed by upgrading more X related packages (see below).

>>> If I enable DRI in Xorg, then mythfrontend gets a segfault whenever I
>>> try to watch a recording.  I tried switching between Qt/OpenGL
>>> painters, and toggling whether OpenGL is used for sync, with no
>>> difference.

Mythfrontend still segfaults for me with DRI.


In case anyone else is having this problem, the packages that are
currently working for me (without DRI) are:

ii  xorg                     7.1.0-1              
ii  xserver-xorg             7.1.0-1              
ii  xserver-xorg-core        1.1.1-8              
ii  xserver-xorg-input-kbd   1.1.0-2              
ii  xserver-xorg-input-mouse 1.1.1-3              
ii  xserver-xorg-input-synap 0.14.6-1             
ii  xserver-xorg-input-void            
ii  xserver-xorg-video-ati   6.6.2-2              
ii  libxkbfile1              1.0.3-2              
ii  xkb-data                 0.8-14               
ii  xlibs                    7.0.5                
ii  libx11-6                 1.0.0-9              
ii  libx11-data              1.0.0-9              
ii  libxau6                  1.0.1-2              
ii  libxaw6                  1.0.2-4              
ii  libxaw7                  1.0.2-4              
ii  libxcursor1              1.1.3-1              
ii  libxdelta2               1.1.3-6              
ii  libxdmcp6                1.0.1-2              
ii  libxext6                 1.0.1-2              
ii  libxfixes3               4.0.1-4              
ii  libxfont1                1.2.2-1              
ii  libxft2                  2.1.7-1              
ii  libxi6                   1.0.1-3              
ii  libxinerama1             6.9.0.dfsg.1-4       
ii  libxkbfile1              1.0.3-2              
ii  libxrandr2                 
ii  libxrender1              0.9.1-3              
ii  libxss1                  1.0.1-4              
ii  libxt6                   1.0.2-2              
ii  libxtrap6                1.0.0-4              
ii  libxtst6                 1.0.1-5              
ii  libxv1                   1.0.2-1              
ii  libxvidcore4             1.1.0-final-0.1sarge1
ii  libxvmc1                 1.0.2-2              
ii  libxxf86dga1             1.0.1-2              
ii  libxxf86vm1              1.0.1-2              
ii  libmyth-0.20             0.20-0.1             
ii  mythtv-common            0.20-0.1             
ii  mythtv-frontend          0.20-0.1             
ii  mythtv-themes            0.20-0.0             
ii  mythvideo                0.20-0.4             
ii  mythweather              0.20-0.4             

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