[mythtv-users] Frontend submits hardware profile every startup

John Veness John.Veness.mythtv at pelago.org.uk
Mon Jul 9 14:06:24 UTC 2012

On 09/07/2012 14:36, Thomas Mashos wrote:
> A whoopsie report is when the dialog box pops up and says that
> something has stopped working and asks you to send information to the
> ubuntu developers. A better/fuller explanation can be found in the
> first answer here
> http://askubuntu.com/questions/135540/what-is-the-whoopsie-process-and-how-can-i-remove-it
> The error report it sends is attached to a guid rather than any
> identifiable information. I'm looking to see if that guid is kept
> anywhere on the system for you to find. If it is and you tell me what
> it is I can look up your specific error report and see the exact error
> message (although all of them are backend connectivity issues).
> You might also want to see if there are any files in /var/crash/
> Thanks,
> Thomas Mashos

Thanks Thomas. I've never seen any dialog box pop up and I don't seem to 
have whoopsie installed. At least, typing "whoopsie" just says command 
not found. No files in /var/crash. I'm running Ubuntu 11.10, by the way.



John Veness, MythTV user, UK, DVB-T

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