[mythtv-users] Here is a question that never gets answered. (.qt errors)

chris at cpr.homelinux.net chris at cpr.homelinux.net
Mon Aug 15 18:59:52 UTC 2005


On Mon, Aug 15, 2005 at 01:25:01PM -0400, Richard Bronosky wrote:
> I get a lot of these entries in my /var/log/mythtv/mythbackend.log:
> QSettings: error creating /root/.qt
> QSettings::sync: filename is null/empty

> What is this error?  What do I do about it?

I haven't bothered to trace the error to it's source, but so far have
simply given in to its demands. :-)  In my case it was looking for /.qt
instead of /root/.qt, so my solution was to mkdir /.qt && chown mythtv
/.qt && chmod 750 /.qt and I haven't had any errors since.

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