[mythtv-users] Error on initial Backend startup

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Thu Jul 14 21:20:23 EDT 2005


John Craig wrote:

> Hi People,
>
> I am a newbie at this Myth deal (well actually this is my second 
> try).  I am receiving an error on the initial startup of the backend.  
> I searched the discussion board as well as I could for this one and I 
> have every message back to 11/2003.  Does anyone have any idea what I 
> need to do here?

Sounds like either mythbackend is already running or something else is 
listening on that port.

Do a "ps -elf | grep mythbackend" to see if another mythbackend process 
is running

Kevin


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