[mythtv-users] Uptime

Matt White whitem at arts.usask.ca
Wed Oct 22 16:42:33 UTC 2008

Robert Johnston wrote:
> On 22/10/2008 2:29 AM, mat wrote:
>>> Just a point of interest really.  I get about 5-7 days of uptime
>>> before I require a reboot of my combined be/fe setup.  Often the fe
>>> crashes when rewinding live TV or we start to see bad horizontal
>>> tearing on panning shots so we reboot to make that go away.
>>> How much uptime do others get?  I'm trying to decide if I should spend
>>> some time to investigate my issues further or just accept that 5-7
>>> days is average.
>> I never reboot my backend. I do, however, sometimes restart mysql or
>> myth-backend processes btunot as a rule - only when I find a recording
>> hasn't worked.
> rjohnston at mythtv:~$ uptime
>   07:17:36 up 30 days, 13:21,  1 user,  load average: 0.00, 0.02, 0.00
> The only reason it's not longer is because of a brownout last month. 
> Damn SaskPower.

tv ~ % uptime
  10:38:55 up 58 days, 12:32,  1 user,  load average: 0.01, 0.04, 0.00

Yep.  Same curse as Robert - SaskPower decided not to give me power for
longer than my UPS was good for.

Matt White                          whitem at artsandscience.usask.ca
Arts and Science IT                 University of Saskatchewan

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