[mythtv] NFS shared livetv log

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Tue Feb 21 03:40:55 UTC 2006


Chris Pinkham wrote:
>> My 3 systems (frontend, master and slave backend) clocks are all within 
>> less than a second of each other, and I don't think I can use shared 
>> dirs for Live TV. I think it works ok with recordings, but I'd like to 
>> double check my setup. Can someone tell me if I have it setup right for 
>>     
>
> Please try remounting your nfs-shared directories on the client end
> with the "-o actimeo=0" option and see if that fixes the problem.
>
> I think the issue may be related to nfs file attribute caching on the
> client end.  Using actimeo=0 on my system got rid of a lot of warnings
> about prebuffering that I was seeing when trying to watch LiveTV on
> my system with a dedicated NFS server and dedicated frontends.
>
>   
I saw your post about that earlier, but what if I'm using CIFS? Will 
that option still work?

Tom


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