[mythtv-users] Doing a "scan for games" in mythgame hangs mythfrontend, rails cpu.

Greg Grotsky spikeygg at gmail.com
Tue Oct 21 12:27:50 UTC 2008

On Sun, Oct 19, 2008 at 7:14 PM, Greg Grotsky <spikeygg at gmail.com> wrote:

>  I recently reinstalled my OS on my myth machine due to drive issues, in
> the past I used mythgame and it worked very well.  I'm running an SVN
> version of myth I checked out about a week ago (rev 18641).  When I try to
> "scan for games" my frontend freezes, I can alt-tab back to my terminal and
> kill the mythfrontend session and restart it but I have no way to populate
> the mythgame table.  The cpu rails and the LCD shows that it's scanning but
> the frontend is frozen.
>   The only player I have setup currently is mupen64plus and the rom
> directory only has like 24 roms in it.  The frontend doesn't spit out any
> messages when it crashes, I tried doing a few -v switches but nothing looked
> like a cause for the crash.  What should I do to get this working?

Bump -- please help.  I really want to get mythgame working.  How can I make
it tell me what's wrong?
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