[mythtv-users] Re: mythbackend on Gentoo

Marc Tousignant drayson at net1plus.com
Tue Jul 19 22:41:30 EDT 2005


> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:mythtv-users-
> bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Pete Cable
> Sent: Tuesday, July 19, 2005 9:07 PM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: [mythtv-users] Re: mythbackend on Gentoo
> 
> just comment out the line that reads:
> 
> HOME="/var/log/mythtv"
> 
> and it should start up via the rc script.
> 
> Pete
> 
> On 7/19/05, pschormeir at iiv.de <pschormeir at iiv.de> wrote:
> > Hi !
> >
> > I've also had similar problem with my gentoo - mythtv construction
> >
> > try the following :
> > Has the user in /etc/conf.d/mythbackend permissions on the logfile, is
> this
> > user a member of the groups video and audio ?
> > Reset the service with /etc/init.d/mythbackend zap before trying to
> restart
> > it !
> > Any left over pid files like /var/run/mythbackend.pid ?
> > Does the mysql.txt file have the right settings for the database server
> ?
> > Is there a nfslockfile.lock in the /mnt/store, delete it.
> >
> > Hope this helps.
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > Fritz
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> > [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org]Im Auftrag von Erich Beckmann
> > Gesendet: Mittwoch, 20. Juli 2005 02:32
> > An: mythtv
> > Betreff: [mythtv-users] mythbackend on Gentoo
> >
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > I just finished installing Myth on Gentoo and everything is working fine
> > with one exception:
> > The rc script that is supposed to start mythbackend in the default
> > runlevel does not seem to function properly.
> > If I start mythbackend manually form the command line everything works
> > wonderfully.
> > I can't seem to find any reason for this. Especially since the script in
> > /etc/init.d says the backend is running fine but ps and mythfrontend
> > tell a different story.
> >
> > Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> >
> > Sincerely,
> >
> > --
> > ------------------------------------------
> > Erich Beckmann - junk account
> > void at gourmetgeek.com
> > 203.606.0216
> > ------------------------------------------
> 
> 
> --
> Pete

Or he could create the folder. That’s what I did.



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