[mythtv-users] mythpreviewgen using 100% cpu
josu.lazkano at gmail.com
Wed Nov 2 08:01:10 UTC 2011
2011/11/2 Greg Grotsky <spikeygg.mythbox at gmail.com>:
> I've noticed that my myth machine is getting stuck on mythpreviewgen quite
> often. When it gets stuck it consumes 100% cpu and never quits until I kill
> the process. I'm running git head v0.25pre-3504-g90fb1a7 last updated Oct
> 13th. Anyone else experience this issue or know how to resolve it?
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I have same problem on 0.24, I try this script to "nice" the process
but it didn't work;:
# Script to reduce CPU impact of preview generation at the end of a recording.
# mv /usr/bin/mythpreviewgen to /usr/bin/mythpreviewgen.real
# copy this script to /usr/bin/mythpreviewgen and make it executable,
# chmod 755 /usr/bin/mythpreviewgen
nice -n 19 mythpreviewgen.real $@
I am having this problem when a program guide change on LiveTV.
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