[mythtv-users] Is shutdown action of standalone frontendcontrollable?
ginsu.squirrel at gmail.com
Tue Aug 24 05:26:24 UTC 2010
On 08/23/2010 10:17 PM, Tortise wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jason Chambers"
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> To: <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 9:20 AM
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Is shutdown action of standalone
> On 23/08/2010 20:22, Craig Huff wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 5:38 AM, Jason Chambers wrote:
>>> The settings I was referring to are in mythfrontend. They are
>>> specific to
>>> each machine so if you have several frontends and they needed to do
>>> different things you could configure it so.
>>> The exact path is "Utilities/Setup" -> "Setup" -> "General", and
>>> then its on
>>> the "Program Exit" page which is one of the last pages shown.
>> Just had a chance to follow up on your help. We must be running
>> different versions of MythTV.
>> I'm running 0.23.20100314-1, AKA branches/release-0-23-fixes, or
>> version 24158.
>> In my version, the page you identified has a pull-down to choose what
>> menu options to present the user and another to choose what the exit
>> key should be. There is no entry field there for what command or
>> program to run to shut down the system.
>> Eh? Something very odd is going on here then ... This is what I see:
> Yes I agree, I also do not see the lines shown starting "Halt
> Command:" and Reboot command:"
> I am running vanilla 0.23 with up to date fixes, mythbuntu on 9.10 and
> 10.04 and none of FE or BE have those line options.
> Did anyone figure this out? Doe we need to select 0.23.1 and update
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The mythbuntu packages have a patch called
"proper_shutdown_behavior_for_ubuntu.patch" which removes the options to
type in what command to run and it will only use the dbus
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