aaron at rb303
May 10, 2012, 2:15 PM
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 1:31 PM, Mike <mythtv [at] dtmc> wrote:
Re: Frontend constantly restarted if backend not reachable (Ubuntu & Mythtv 0.25)
[In reply to]
> Is there any bug/issue raised for this problem?
> If the backend is not available on the network the frontend under
> Ubuntu displays its off-green country-selection, then server selection
> screen. If you exit out of it, Ubuntu thinks it abnormally exited as
> 'crash' and restarts it. Not sure if mythtv is restarting itself or
> Ubunbu is being 'smart'.
> Its quite annoying if you're not connecting to the backend as you have
> to kill the process manually on the frontend or put up with the
> country-selection list ever-present in the background.
> mythtv-users mailing list
> mythtv-users [at] mythtv
I had this problem when setting up a fresh frontend yesterday, it was very
frustrating. If you can, SSH into the machine and grab all the latest
updates. It should be working after that.