[mythtv-users] Waking up MythTV
Dave M G
martin at autotelic.com
Thu Feb 4 05:10:19 UTC 2010
I have Mythbuntu machine that has a Hauppauge PVR-150 remote control.
Whenever I first use the remote after any long time of inactivity, it
takes a long time to wake up.
What I mean is, there's an initial response, and then a long pause, and
then it starts responding again.
For example, let's say what happens to be on the screen is a menu, like
a list of videos. I pick up the remote, and I'll hit the down key. The
selected item in the interface moves down once. Then I press the down
key again. Nothing. I hit it again, nothing. I hit it a bunch of times,
and no response.
Then, after a few seconds, the interface will catch up, moving down in
response to all the times I hit the key.
So it is getting my key presses in some kind of buffer, but I don't know
what it's waiting for.
Somehow, when I first hit a key, it responds, but then that initiates
some kind of activity that seems to take up all the CPU power or
something so that there is a long pause before it will start accepting
more signals from the remote.
Is there a likely culprit for what this might be?
Any suggestions as to how I might diagnose and solve this problem?
Any advice would be much appreciated.
Dave M G
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