Opened 16 years ago

Closed 16 years ago

#313 closed patch (fixed)

mythfrontend leaks file descriptors

Reported by: sbower@… Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: mythtv Version: head
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


When the recording file is available locally, mythfrontend (tv_play.cpp) does a "new RingBuffer?" on the file twice, resulting in two open FDs. Only the second one is closed when the playback stops (you can see this with lsof). If you delete the recording after watching, this can cause a "file deleted while open" discrepancy in disk usage (e.g. between df and du) as long as mythfrontend remains running. Patch on the way...

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Changed 16 years ago by sbower@…

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comment:1 Changed 16 years ago by cpinkham

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [7235]) Patch by Steve Bower to fix leaking file descriptors. Closes #313.

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