[mythtv-users] Quirk w/ MythWelcome 0.20.2: phantom keypress

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Fri Nov 16 22:03:41 UTC 2007

On Nov 16, 2007, at 1:46 PM, mythtv-users.mythtv.org at tgice.com wrote:

> Hi guys,
> There's been something about my 0.20.2 upgrade that has bugged me ever
> since I put it in place and I figured I'd finally check w/ the list to
> see if anyone has seen it.
> I run mythwelcome, and almost every time I exit mythfrontend, I'll see
> mythwelcome for about 1 second and then I see the big button and the
> bottom flash as if it's been pressed (when I never have) and then
> mythfrontend loads again.
> If I exit from mythfrontend immediately from *that* point (after it  
> had
> just launched), then this effect doesn't happen, and mythfrontend  
> stays
> closed.
> I believe the above behavior has happened ever since I started running
> 0.20.2 (on my new machine, with Gnome -- I'd always used Fluxbox  
> before).
> Is there any chance this has something to do with Gnome?  Does anyone
> have any other guess as to what's going on?

There's an option to automatically run mythfrontend when mythwelcome  
is run. If that is set, I believe you will see what you are seeing.  
The more useful option I use is to only launch the frontend once after  

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