[mythtv-users] "Cars" dvd crashes internal DVD player to desktop

Andrew Close aclose at gmail.com
Fri Oct 24 18:26:42 UTC 2008

On Fri, Oct 24, 2008 at 12:44 PM, Jon Boehm <boehm100 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Reviving an old thread here.  Did this problem ever get solved?  I'm
> building a new box on Mythubuntu 8.10beta.  It sure sounds like DVD
> playback has problems with Still Frames.  I haven't encountered a still
> frame it could play thru.  I'm hoping that the myth build in Mythubuntu
> 8.10beta is just out of date and when the release happens the .21-fixed
> weekly builds will solve the problem.  Myth is my primary dvd player.
> Its up converting looks great on my projector.  These disks play fine
> under .20 with ubuntu 7.10.
> More on this issue:
> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=957143
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/mythbuntu/+bug/288816

i found that 'Cars' just wouldn't play on my MythBox.  but i'm running
a slightly dated version of KnoppMyth and .21.  my current
playground/experimental box is running MythBuntu 7.10 and i haven't
tried playing there.  i'll do that tonight and report back. :)

Andrew Close

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