[mythtv-users] Backend crashing since adding Freesat source

Richard Morton richard.e.morton at gmail.com
Sun Nov 21 13:34:22 UTC 2010

myth at myth-server:/usr/share/ffmpeg$ ffmpeg
FFmpeg version SVN-r0.5.1-4:0.5.1-1ubuntu1, Copyright (c) 2000-2009 Fabrice
Bellard, et al.
  configuration: --extra-version=4:0.5.1-1ubuntu1 --prefix=/usr
--enable-avfilter --enable-avfilter-lavf --enable-vdpau --enable-bzli
b --enable-libgsm --enable-libschroedinger --enable-libspeex
--enable-libtheora --enable-libvorbis --enable-pthreads --enable-zlib --
disable-stripping --disable-vhook --enable-runtime-cpudetect --enable-gpl
--enable-postproc --enable-swscale --enable-x11grab --enabl
e-libdc1394 --enable-shared --disable-static
  libavutil     49.15. 0 / 49.15. 0

Note i am using ffmpeg extra straight from ubuntu... o am on 10.04.1

Please excuse brevity and pistakes, this email was sent from my Android
smart phone.

Thanks and best regards,

Richard Morton
07899 750400
On 21 Nov 2010 13:12, "Paul Gardiner" <lists at glidos.net> wrote:
> On 20/11/2010 20:05, Richard Morton wrote:
>> Hi
>> I have a single mythtv backend running with a q6600 processor with 2 2Tb
>> drives for storage and a seperate drive for the os inc db.
>> In it is a
>> peak dvb-t dual tuner pci card
>> Hauppauge dvb-t dual tuner nova t 500
>> And
>> Hauppauge nova s2
>> I am running .23 on ubuntu and i dont have stability issues. I have
>> recently increased number of simultaneous recordings on the satellite
>> card to 2, no ill effects yet although i reduced number of simultaneous
>> user jobs to 1 to try and prevent too much hdd load (at the moment
>> recordings all go to a single drive).
> Thanks, this is just what I was looking for: someone with it all working
> nicely. My system is mostly ok. All the scheduling is working fine, and
> - other than when the backend crashes - the recording are fine, playing
> back perfectly on my ION-based frontend under vdpau. The problem seems
> to be to do with any handling of BBC HD and BBC1 HD on the backend.
> libx264 seems to get really confused. My backend logs are full of x264
> errors. This messes up preview generation and the building of the index.
> The unsuccessful index building, means that any attempt to jump back
> or forward with the left and right buttons is hopeless: jump back 5 secs
> usually jumps me miles forward. Also bookmarks don's work, taking me
> miles forward from the correct location. The preview generation is
> a bigger problem too, because I think that is what crashes the
> backend.
> Do you see anything like this? What version of libx264 do you use?
> Maybe that's my problem.
> Cheers,
> Paul.
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