[mythtv-users] Mythwelcome freezes

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue May 26 15:59:49 UTC 2009

On 05/26/2009 11:47 AM, Mikko Rönkkö wrote:
> On May 26, 2009, at 5:50 PM, German Rodriguez wrote:
>> I guess something similar happened to me, what I did was to delay the
>> start of X for 10 seconds, also, how are you starting mythwelcome,
>> there's a flag on mythfrontend that tells it to start mythwelcome
>> instead of mythfrontend.real I think that's the right way to do it, I
>> modified my X startup file to run mythwelcome instead of mythfrontend
>> and I run kind into the same problems you have.
> I solved the issue by writing a small wrapper around mythwelcome to
> run mythshutdown --check before running mythwelcome. This can probably
> be improved, but it seems to work. A funny thing is that mythshutdown
> --check asks for sudo password and restarts the backend

Or, use something like:



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