2011/2/7 Moritz Strohm <NCC1988@...>:
> On my mother's PC Kaffeine randomly stops working when switching channels.
> To be more specific Kaffeine shows up the message "no suitable device
If you're using 1.0, then the message should read "No available device
found". Make sure you have no active recordings (as they have higher
priority than live view; yes the message should be reworded a bit in
that case). What's the console output of kaffeine when this happens?
> Even restarting kaffeine and restarting the computer didn't solve the
> Also resetting the device in kaffeine's DVB configuration didn't work.
> This happens randomly and today it happened twice. It is a configuration
> dependent problem.
> I managed to work around the problem by deleting the whole kaffeine
> configuration (.kde/share/apps/kaffeine and .kde/share/config/kaffeinerc).
> If you start kaffeine after deleting its configuration the TV card is
> working again.
> You can use the channel list (sqlite.db) from the former configuration
> if you made a backup of it.
> It has to be a problem in one of the other configuration files.
> The Kaffeine Version is 1.0-2, shipped with Debian Squeeze.
> The Computer has a AMD64 QuadCore processor.
> The TV-Card is a TechnoTrend TT-budget S2-3200 (DVB-S2 capable device)
> MythTv is not installed on the computer.
> Since I didn't found anything in the Kaffeine 1.1 Changelog similar to
> this problem I assume that this problem still occurs in Kaffeine 1.1.
> Best regards
> Moritz Strohm