[mythtv-users] Slow when entering "Watch Recordings" Screen - Probably not fanart related for me

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Dec 11 21:57:12 UTC 2011

On 12/11/2011 11:28 AM, A McDermott wrote:
> I have a strange theme problem.  I am using 0.25 head, and Mythbuntu 
> theme.  When entering the "Watch Recordings" screen it can take 15 or 
> more seconds for the screen to appear with data, and when moving from 
> show to show, or returning to the "watch recordings" screen after 
> watching a show, long (5 to 10 second) delays can also be incurred.
> I have seen references to themes with fanart enabled causing this 
> problem, so I tried changing themes (to mythcenter-wide) and that sped 
> things up perfectly... However - and here is the strange part - if I 
> switch batch to mythbuntu theme, it also runs quickly - just as 
> quickly as non-fanart enabled themes.  Restarting the frontend, causes 
> the delay to return, but if I switch themes to mythcenter-wide and 
> back everything speeds up again.

rm -r $HOME/.mythtv/{{theme,thumb,remote}cache,Cache-*}

and then restart mythfrontend?

> Does anyone have suggestions as to what could be causing this?

Not me, but the above can't hurt.


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