[mythtv-users] Thinking of switching distros - from Gentoo to Mythbuntu

James Stembridge jstembridge at gmail.com
Mon Jun 30 19:31:33 UTC 2008

On Mon, Jun 30, 2008 at 2:31 PM, Josh White <jaw1959 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I think the difference here is that if the entire machine "dies" as in,
> reboots, it will autologin and go directly into mythfrontend when it starts,
> but if the mythfronend application dies, and your left looking at your
> desktop, the mythbuntu will not automatically launch a new instance of
> mythfrontend, where the Gentoo setup would.  Do I have that right?

No, I've just tried it and it seems you don't have it right. After
killing mythfrontend it drop back to gdm briefly before automatically
re-logging in and starting mythfrontend again.

This is on hardy with a fairly recent set of weekly mythbuntu packages
if that makes any difference.

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