[mythtv-users] MythVideo Update Delay

Jim Stichnoth stichnot at gmail.com
Sun Feb 28 13:43:43 UTC 2010

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 11:22 PM, Tanthrix <tanthrix at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've noticed after going from 0.21 to 0.22 that I must wait 3 or more
> seconds before re-entering MythVideo for it to update its directory & file
> list.
> If I exit and re-enter immediately, the list basically appears instantly
> without any of the added or removed media showing. If I wait 3 or more
> seconds, the list takes a second or so to load (the time it takes to read
> everything across my network) and then the list appears with all appropriate
> changes visible.
> Can anyone shed some light on why this is the case? It's not a big deal,
> obviously, but I was wondering if it was something that could be easily
> changed with a bit of source file jiggery pokery in the mythvideo code, or
> if it was (as wagnerp suggested in the chat) some complex, indirect issue
> involving Qt and garbage collection delays.

I wonder if it's my fault...


If you can, try changing the 5 seconds to 1 or 2, or even 0 (disable).


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