Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#5810 closed defect (duplicate)

MythSocket: writeStringList: Error, invalid string list. Segfault

Reported by: stuartm Owned by: danielk
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.22
Component: MythTV - General Version: head
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


I'm occasionally hitting this bug when scrolling through the recordings list. The UI freezes, after a timeout the message appears saying that the backend has gone away (it hasn't) and then it segfaults.

Frontend Log:


The timeout is way too long and I'm not certain if we are trying again during period or just waiting for a response to the first attempt. So there are about three seperate bugs here:

  1. Sending an invalid string list - could be network packet loss though
  2. Spending too long waiting and failing to retry?
  3. The segfault.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by stuartm

Component: mythtvMythTV - General
Milestone: unknown0.22
Owner: changed from Isaac Richards to danielk
Status: newassigned

Refs #6516

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by danielk

Resolution: duplicate
Status: assignedclosed

dup #6516.

I can't tie the backtrace to any still existing code. The rest of the issues are the same as in #6516.

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