[mythtv-users] Problems configuring slave backend

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Sep 27 07:49:14 UTC 2007


On 09/26/2007 10:02 AM, awrobinson-ml at nc.rr.com wrote:
> ---- Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk> wrote: 
>   
>> Andrew Robinson wrote:
>>     
>>> I'm trying to add the tuners in a slave backend. The master backend 
>>> seems to know about them but says it cannot use them. This is the status 
>>> output from mythweb:
>>>
>>> Encoder 1 is local on muses and is not recording.
>>> Encoder 2 is local on muses and is not recording.
>>> Encoder 3 is remote on hermes.robinson.pri (currently not connected).
>>> Encoder 4 is remote on hermes.robinson.pri (currently not connected).
>>>
>>> Anyone know what I have failed to do?
>> Sounds like your slave backend *machine* is up (you wouldn't have posted if if 
>> wasn't :) but your slave backend *process* isn't running. Have you added it to 
>> the startup code i.e in the /etc/rc5.d section or wherever your distro puts it?
> I did start mythbackend on the slave. I'll verify that it is running when I get home this evening. Thanks!
>   

And make sure it's connected to the same DB as the master backend and
knows which is the master backend.

Mike


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