[mythtv] ringbuffer.cpp

Jonas Arndt jonas.arndt at thearndtfamily.com
Sat Mar 22 19:25:47 UTC 2014

On 03/22/2014 01:13 PM, Jonas Arndt wrote:
> JY,
> I put debug compiled binaries on the front-end. It states it dumped a 
> core file, but nothing to be found. I have gone through the man core 
> documentation and I can't find why it wouldn't write the core file. I 
> even tried to run "mythfrontend.real --syslog local7" from an xterm 
> and while it starts myth and says it generates a core when I try to 
> watch a recording, the core can't be found. I also played with the 
> apport system and after the crash there is a growing file 
> /var/crash/_usr_bin_mythfrontend.real.1000.crash being generated. It 
> grows up to almost 5 MB and then just end up being 86k. Don't know 
> what is going on with that, but there is no stack trace after that.
> I am running mythbuntu, do you know why I could not get a core file? 
> XBMC has no issue generating one.
> Cheers,
> // Jonas
Sorry, I used another email client and it put the text on top. No need 
to tell me about the list rules about top posting, I know, it was a mistake!

I also fixed the core generation thing. Apparently a ulimit issue. I 
will be back with a backtrace later. What is the typical way you share a 
backtrace on the list?


// Jonas
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