[mythtv-users] 30 minute freezups

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers at computer.org
Fri Dec 19 17:04:47 UTC 2008

Greg Woods wrote:
> Every 30 minutes, my system freezes hard for a couple of seconds. This
> results in a few seconds lost of every recording every half hour, and a
> few seconds pause in any recording I am watching.

Do you use smartd? If so please observe while smartd is disabled 
(killall smartd or whatever) & take it from there.

BTW: I haven't been able to convince smartd to leave my sleeping disks 
alone, it insists on waking them up periodically. Not good, so I don't 
use smartd anymore.

HTH, Jan

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