[mythtv-users] mythshutdown on a slave backend
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Oct 15 18:03:09 UTC 2009
On 10/15/2009 10:45 AM, Dan Wilga wrote:
> At 2:59 PM -0400 10/14/09, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 10/14/2009 02:10 PM, Dan Wilga wrote:
>>> If I run "mythshutdown -s" (0.22-fixes) on the SBE, it seems to ask
>>> the MBE when shutdown is possible, which is not what I want; the
>>> value it returns seems to consider ALL recordings, not just the ones
>>> that are coming up on the SBE, itself.
>>> Is what I'm trying to do possible?
>> You're doing it the master backend way. You need to do:
> Thanks, that's a big help. But it seems to rely on WOL, which I can't
> get to work with the NIC in the SBE. Is there any way to have it use
> RTC wakeup?
> That does work for me.
> (Granted, if the SBE is already asleep and someone adds a new program
> to record that relies it, it won't be awakened in time--but that's an
> understandable limitation.)
Which is why it was designed for wakeonlan.
I'm not sure if there's a way to get "the old way" working with RTC
wakeup for remote backends. I'll leave you in the more-capable hands of
others who may have tried or succeeded.
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