[mythtv-users] Runaway CPU when looking up nonexistent episode's metadata

Peter Bennett pb.mythtv at gmail.com
Mon Apr 19 16:11:13 UTC 2021

On 4/19/21 8:46 AM, Jan Ceuleers wrote:
> On 19/04/2021 13:52, Jan Ceuleers wrote:
>> On 18/04/2021 21:45, Peter Bennett wrote:
>>> I have committed a fix in master that prevents the exception. I don't
>>> know if it will address the runaway cpu loop.
>> Peter, thank you for the quick action.
>> Do you have instructions for me to test this fix? I found the patch [1]
>> but I'm not clear on how to apply it to my system without upgrading to
>> master.
>> [1]:
>> https://github.com/MythTV/mythtv/commit/a064e11921d19fd3ee08a09553e48b80b5eba6cf
>> Thanks, Jan
> Never mind: I found where the python bindings are on my machine, was
> able to manually apply the patch and can confirm that it resolves the
> problem (including the endless loop).
> Thanks again, Jan
> _______________________________________________

Thanks for confirming. I have now cherry-picked the change into fixes/31.


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