[mythtv-users] NFS and remote backend

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Jan 22 16:58:01 UTC 2008

On 01/22/2008 10:58 AM, Jason wrote:
> *) Another change I made while I was breaking my backend: I had
>    gotten tired of seeing 70% of the entries in my log files be
>    annoying mpeg2video warnings about corrupted frames.  Looking
>    at my logs, I could have not consumed about 120MB of disk
>    space if those were logged properly in the first place.  I
>    decided that I didn't need them, so I modified the source for
>    av_log_default_callback (in log.c in libavutil) to return if
>    avc->item_name(ptr) was "mpeg2video".  If I run into problems
>    later, I'll have to undo this, but for now, I'm happy knowing
>    that I won't have to see those messages.
>    I had looked at a way to plug this log action into the
>    standard log system that libmythtv provides, but I couldn't
>    see an efficient way of doing that given that libavutil is a C
>    lib and the libmythtv stuff is C++.

I'm pretty sure that trunk has been modified to better handle libav* 
output (silencing much of the least useful messages).


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