[mythtv-users] interactive backend start now (to upgrade database)?
Brian J. Murrell
brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Tue Mar 13 17:09:10 UTC 2012
On 12-03-13 10:29 AM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> Of course you could make the claim that init systems should be
> sanitizing the environment, and not passing through ttys.
Of course. I'm not saying that upstart passed through a tty. I'm
saying that upstart was unable to start the backend (i.e. it exited no
sooner than it started) so I started it by hand on a tty at which point
it started asking me about whether I wanted to upgrade the schema. I
can only presume the previous failures were the backend's failure to get
confirmation to do the upgrade.
Maybe it was just a bad coincidence. If you want to tell me that the
backend will go ahead and do an upgrade without confirmation if it has
no tty to request it on, I will accept that until I can prove otherwise
(not that I would be motivated to prove otherwise).
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