[mythtv-users] No menus

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Jan 11 01:20:54 UTC 2007

On 11/01/07, Antony Gelberg <antony at wayforth.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm using Christian Marillat's Debian packages, currently based on SVN as
> of 12th December 2006.  My setup is simple - one backend (also frontend),
> and two standalone frontends over wi-fi.
> There is a problem with (only) one frontend.  The menu text doesn't
> display.  I can see the progress bars and text when I start mythfrontend,
> but when it's ready, the menu options are invisible.  The icon changes
> depending as I go up and down with the cursor keys, so the program hasn't
> locked up.  However it is unusable.
> The logs reveal nothing that I can see is a problem.  Any ideas on how to
> debug this?

2 things:

i) if you run the frontend as:

mythfrontend -O ThemePainter=qt

does the problem go away?

ii) are you using an NVidia card, and/or have a working OpenGL installation?


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