[mythtv-users] Mythbuntu 12.04 and sleep
david at more.fool.me.uk
Fri Sep 14 14:41:24 UTC 2012
On 14 September 2012 08:23, Joseph Fry <joe at thefrys.com> wrote:
> I'll admit, I've only been suspending for a couple of days, and only testing
> it in my office. If I start to see issues, I guess I'll need to kill the
> frontend. Thanks for the heads up.
This is my experience too; if mythfrontend is running when the
computer suspends, all sorts of things can go wrong when it resumes.
I have the power button on my remote set to run a script that kills
mythfrontend (I'm thinking of changing that to shut it down gracefully
using the python bindings), suspends, and then starts mythfrontend
again. I considered doing it all in /etc/pm/sleep.d, but it's easier
from a simple script because it's running as the correct user.
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