[mythtv-users] Sort of OT: weird network issues
tom at redpepperracing.com
Sun Dec 16 01:44:48 UTC 2007
Tom Lichti wrote:
> Carl Reynolds wrote:
>> Tom Lichti wrote:
>>> I tried to go to 'Watch Recordings'. And there it hung. Eventually
>> > it came back with the infamous 'Can't connect to backend'
>> It sounds as if the network is working OK. Check your port settings. It
>> sounds as if the frontend is trying to connect to the backend on the
>> wrong port, or that port is being blocked by a firewall.
> I think it may have been a bug in mythbackend somewhere, or a problem
> with my last compile, because I tried my laptop as a frontend and it was
> doing exactly the same thing, and nothing had changed there. I svn up'ed
> the backend, recompiled, and it's working now. The strange thing is that
> absolutely nothing changed on the backend between when it was working
> and then not working.
> Thanks for your help.
And now I find out that the card I got doesn't do XvMC (8400 GS) so now
all that work was a waste...now I need to get a 7 series card that is
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