Opened 15 years ago

Closed 15 years ago

#3507 closed defect (worksforme)

NUV file EOF detection is broken

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: cpinkham
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: mythtv Version: head
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


This has been broken for a long time (since the livetv ringbuffer change?) but no one has reported it I think. Probably the cause for ticket 3440 as well, mythcommflag aborting early.

nuppeldecoder.cpp gets false EOF positives for in-progress recordings, and sometimes recordings that have been paused for a long time. Playbacks basically end early and ask for deletion.

This appears to be happening around line 940 and 948, the first two checks after "while(!gotvideo)". I think the fix would be similar to the changes made to ivtvdecoder.cpp, but I just don't know what the equivalent variables are and how to get them (or how they work in ivtvdecoder.cpp)

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 15 years ago by cpinkham

Owner: changed from Isaac Richards to cpinkham

Is there anything printed in the frontend logs when this happens? Is the ringbuffer code being starved?

comment:2 Changed 15 years ago by cpinkham

Resolution: worksforme
Status: newclosed

Closing ticket unless requested logs or some other debugging info is provided.

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