[mythtv-users] Timestretch causes 'illegal instruction' exit in 0.24

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Dec 7 20:41:37 UTC 2010

  On 12/07/2010 03:24 PM, John Pilkington wrote:
> Michael T. Dean wrote:
>>  On 12/07/2010 12:16 PM, John Pilkington wrote:
>>> Hi: More exploration after upgrading to 0.24 from ATrpms on my CentOS 5
>>> box.  It's generally competent but old and power-hungry.
>>> Playback is fine, but enabling timestretch causes an immediate frontend
>>> exit.  'mythfrontend -v playback' shows nothing after hitting the arrow
>>> key except the 'illegal instruction' message.
>>> I googled this and got a 22-hour old posting
>>> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1639119
>>> so it's probably not related to the very new ATrpms build for CentOS.
>>> What info is needed? Pentium 4, nvidia 96.43.18, GeForce4 Ti 4200 with
>>> AGP8X,
>> Sounds like
>> http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/8740
> It certainly has points in common, but it happens with all the files I 
> have tried, from recordings and homebrew dvd, and they have all been 
> through the ProjectX process that leaves just the video and one mp2 
> stereo track.  Didn't happen in 0.23.1 or anything earlier, nor in 
> vlc.  I presume it isn't a general problem, but I'll try it in 0.24 
> f12 with a core2duo when the 0.23 schedule frees up the hardware.

That all fits with #8740.


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