[mythtv-users] My frontend thinks its a backend
kkuphal at gmail.com
Wed Apr 9 13:53:43 UTC 2008
On Wed, Apr 9, 2008 at 6:38 AM, Chris Isip <cmisipster at gmail.com> wrote:
> Can somebocy help me figure this out?
> Mythfrontend logs:
> 2008-04-09 07:26:32.902 RingBuffer::RingBuffer(): Failed to open remote
> file (myth://127.0.0.1:6543/1002_20080409000908.nuv)
> 2008-04-09 07:26:32.902 PlaybackBox Error: Could not open file for preview
> mythfrontend is in 192.168.0.120
> the only backend is in 192.168.0.3
> I have the settings correct in mythtv-setup for 192.168.0.120 as far as IP
> addressess. However it is still trying to connect to 127.0.0.1.
> This is an install of mythtv 0.21 from atrpms. I upgraded from .20. The
> backend at 192.168.0.3 works (except live TV, but I have to investigate
> that yet).
> In the past, I had to add a recordfileprefix entry for 192.168.0.120 so I
> can use it to transcode stuff. I was wondering If that needs to be deleted.
Run mythtv-setup on your backend and set the IP address of your backend
there so that it will properly identify itself to frontends. You probably
have 127.0.0.1 as the configured IP address of your backend in mythtv-setup
so it tells mythfrontend to connect to that IP and you get this situation.
I believe this is stated here (
http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-9.html#ss9.3) although not quite so
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