[mythtv] Lost Config
Sun, 29 Dec 2002 22:04:30 -0500
On Sunday 29 December 2002 09:47 pm, Brent Norris wrote:
> The Friday's CVS was working real well for me. I wasn't having any
> crashes or anything. Thought I would check out some of the stuff that
> MDZ was talking about submitting and other stuff. Checked out the
> lastest CVS and compiled it. Watching LiveTV crashed now. I was about
> to recompile with debug turned on and then I noticed that it wasn't a
> code issue that was causing the problem.
> Despite having set my ringbuf.nuv file to my home directory with
> friday's CVS, mythbackend was trying to write to /ringbuf1.nuv in the
> root of my system. I thought maybe it had got changed when I
> reinstalled so I went to change it back in the GUI config and the config
> option for that setting is gone, or at least I can't find it. It isn't
> set to this in any of my settings.txt files so I am not sure where this
> is coming from, but I didn't think that it was a expected thing. Is it?
You need to run setup, and go to the General section. The 'Directory to hold
the live-tv buffers' setting, specifically.