[mythtv-users] Sheild tv; theme & minor teething issues

David Engel david at istwok.net
Thu Dec 19 03:52:47 UTC 2019


On Wed, Dec 18, 2019 at 11:14:48PM +0000, Steve Goodey wrote:
> On Wednesday, 18 December 2019 22:36:58 GMT David Engel wrote:
> > On Wed, Dec 18, 2019 at 08:20:23PM +0000, Tim Draper wrote:
> ...
> > > Shield is primarily used for MythTV, so i leave it running. System gets
> > > put into sleep and after a while when i turn it back on it wakes up in
> > > the leanback/home screen with the mythtv app in a sleep state. It doesnt
> > > happen if i leave it for a short period...mythtv remains the active app. 
> > > Is there any way to always keep it running regardless of idle time?
> > There is nothing you can do.  Android handles that decision completely
> > on it's own.
> > 
> ...
> > David
> 
> Excuse me for sticking my nose in.
> 
> You might want to try Android settings, Duraspeed, find the MythTV app and switch on to 
> allow app to run in background.

MythTV can and does run in the background.  As I understand the OP, we
are talking about Android closing the app while it is in the
background because memory or other resources are needed for other apps
or the system.

David

> Regards, Steve Goodey
> Colchester, England
> mailto://steve@goodey.org
> Registered Linux User #372670 http://counter.li.org
> 
> Hello to Jason Isaacs



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