[mythtv-users] Really strange one...

Matt Mossholder matt at mossholder.com
Fri Nov 18 21:58:21 UTC 2011

On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 4:28 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com>wrote:

> Connections are handled by the socket server running in the main thread.
> Each request made on a socket is handled by one of a pool of threads.
> There is a known and as yet unresolved race condition that causes all of
> these threads to lock and not service any requests.  That would result in
> the behavior here, where a connection can be made, but no responses ever
> come to any queries, with the frontend and bindings eventually timing out.
> What specific revision of MythTV are you running?  There were a few fixes
> made several months ago, that based off the reduced frequence of this
> complaint on the mailing list, seems to have solved the issue for most
> users.

# mythbackend --version
Please attach all output as a file in bug reports.
MythTV Version   : v0.24.1-106-g31e9528
MythTV Branch    : fixes/0.24
Network Protocol : 63
Library API      : 0.24.20110505-1
QT Version       : 4.7.2
Options compiled in:
 linux release using_alsa using_jack using_oss using_pulse
using_pulseoutput using_backend using_bindings_perl using_bindings_python
using_crystalhd using_dvb using_firewire using_frontend using_hdhomerun
using_hdpvr using_iptv using_ivtv using_joystick_menu using_libfftw3
using_lirc using_mheg using_opengl_video using_opengl_vsync using_qtdbus
using_qtwebkit using_v4l using_x11 using_xrandr using_xv using_xvmc
using_xvmc_vld using_xvmcw using_bindings_perl using_bindings_python
using_mythtranscode using_opengl using_vdpau using_ffmpeg_threads
using_live using_mheg

# rpm -qa mythtv-backend

# yum info mythtv-backend
Installed Packages
Name        : mythtv-backend
Arch        : x86_64
Version     : 0.24.1
Release     : 278.el6
Size        : 2.0 M
Repo        : installed
>From repo   : atrpms
Summary     : Server component of mythtv (a PVR)
URL         : http://www.mythtv.org/
License     : GPLv2

Thanks for looking!

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