[mythtv-users] Nuvexport / mythtranscode fails because fifo directory isn't there

Kevin d listman at depfyffer.com
Fri Mar 12 11:54:22 EST 2004


On Fri, 2004-03-12 at 08:09, Chris Petersen wrote:
> > Trying to create a WMV file, nuvexport will fail.  In debug, I got an 
> > output of what it's trying to do and on:
> > mythtranscode -p autodetect -c 1030 -s 2004-03-09-01-00-00 -f fifodir.15441
> > It fails because the directory "fifodir.15441" doesn't exist.
> 
> --debug is your friend.  but you have to make sure that the fifodir
> exists (nuvexport does this for you automatically).  Make sure you have
> write permissions to whatever directory you're in.  maybe I should make
> it create the fifodir in /tmp instead of the current directory.  Any
> thoughts?
That sounds good to me, or maybe /var/cache/mythtv? What is that dir
for? owned by mythtv w/ write access.



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