[mythtv] mythfilldatabase not auto-running

Chris Petersen lists at forevermore.net
Fri Jul 2 14:52:02 EDT 2004

> Try the following sql command:
> 	SELECT * FROM housekeeping WHERE tag = "MythFillDB";
> If it returns no records or a record with a suspicious value for the
> 'lastrun' column, then do the following:

yup, no records at all in housekeeping

> 	UPDATE housekeeping SET lastrun="2004-07-01 05:00:00" WHERE tag =
> "MythFillDB";

update won't work if there are no records.  I used:

SELECT * FROM housekeeping WHERE tag = "MythFillDB";

> This should fix things.  No restarts are required for the backend or
> frontend.  The problem is due to the way the housekeeper thread determines
> if it should kickoff mythfilldatabase in housekeeper.cpp.

Perhaps this was broken when I grabbed my version of cvs?


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