[mythtv-users] does 0.21 frontend require ping to succeed?
pebender at san.rr.com
Tue Apr 8 16:16:18 UTC 2008
Arthur Blake wrote:
> I've been running MythTV for quite awhile on version 0.20 (mythbuntu 7.1)
> I upgraded to 0.21 recently and it's still working great.
> however, I occasionally connect from a front end that is inside a
> virtual machine (VirtualBox.)
> The networking in the virtual machine uses a virtual network interface
> that uses NAT and thus it can't ping ...
> This wasn't a problem in 0.20... but now with 0.21, the front end
> complains at startup that it "Cannot find (ping) database host on the
> network" and it asks me for the configuration information again
> without letting me get past that stage... Is there any way to just
> make the front end try and connect without pinging first?
> Much Obliged
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By default it uses ping.
in your configuration file.
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