[mythtv-users] Errors with preview of recorded shows

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Mar 30 22:22:45 UTC 2007

On 03/30/2007 05:39 PM, Ma Begaj wrote:
> I have some strange problems with preview of the recorded shows. When
> I list recorded shows and select the next show (below the last one),
> preview is hanging for maybe 3-4 seconds and it plays every (around)
> 0.5 seconds the same scene in the loop. I checked myth log and this is
> what I get.
> And it starts playing the preview from this moment on. When I go to
> the next video, it happens again. When I go back to the previous
> recording, the problem does not appear, but as soon as I leave the
> recordings and a few seconds later enter this section again,
> everything repeats.
> But I scroll the list pretty fast, mythfrontend dies or hangs
> sometimes after printing this message a few times:
> QDateTime::fromString: Parameter out of range
> QDateTime::fromString: Parameter out of range

When was the last time you checked your DB?  I suggest you run 
optimize_mythdb.pl.  If it finds errors, you will need to do some more 
work (like "mythcommflag --rebuild" for each recording that's broken if 
recordedseek was corrupt and ...). 


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