[mythtv-users] Live TV: Error opening jump program file buffer

Phil Bridges gravityhammer at gmail.com
Tue Dec 28 14:05:02 UTC 2010

On Mon, Dec 27, 2010 at 8:09 PM, Douglas Peale
<Douglas_Peale at comcast.net> wrote:
> On 12/26/2010 11:12 AM, Josh Rosenberg wrote:
>> All,
>> When I tune to some channels with my HDHomeRun, I get kicked back to
>> the main menu with "Error opening jump program file buffer".  Those
>> channels are always able to record successfully; it's only a problem
>> when trying to watch live TV.  (The workaround I've found is to record
>> the program and then watch it, but that has enough drawbacks that I'd
>> rather not have to work around.)  Some other channels always work
>> fine.  Any ideas?
>> I'm running Mythbuntu 10.04, and I recently upgraded from Myth 0.23 to
>> 0.24.  I can't say for sure if this problem started right when I
>> upgraded or soon thereafter.
>> Thanks in advance for any help you can offer!
>> Josh
> This is a known bug: http://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/9177
> I don't know if any progress is being made on it.

As a point of reference, I get this same thing on .23-fixes while
watching LiveTV every time a show ends.  Very annoying when the
grandparents were in town and just wanted to watch CNN.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list