[mythtv-users] Maybe OT, but: CEC query

Mark Kendall mark.kendall at gmail.com
Fri Feb 5 18:18:18 UTC 2021

On Fri, 5 Feb 2021 at 15:58, John Pilkington <johnpilk222 at gmail.com> wrote:
> My "other" old laptop was looking unloved and last week I had put a
> customised 'buntu 20 on a box for my daughter to try remote group-music
> playing.
> So I put kubuntu on the laptop too, with MythTV ppa master as of this
> morning.  Got it doing playback after uncommenting the in ?
> mysql.cnf and correcting a typo in the DB name.
> Then I found that the TV remote couldn't turn on the TV;  the power
> light just flickered.  It took me some time to locate the manual power
> switch.  After a power cycle there it's fine.
> Could this have anything to do with the latest commit?
> "Crash in libCEC on Mythfrontend GUI rebuild"

Almost certainly a coincidence. To have any effect on your TV, the
laptop would have to have a supported CEC adapter built in and even
then, as Klaas has said, the commit should not change any actual
libcec behaviour.


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