[mythtv] frontend/backend connection
cpmccull at valdosta.edu
Thu Sep 21 13:42:14 UTC 2006
negative. still set to 6543. I've gone so far as to turn the firewall on
and then open up 6543, still with no success.
Chris McCuller cpmccull at valdosta.edu
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Steven Adeff wrote:
> On 9/21/06, Chris McCuller <cpmccull at valdosta.edu> wrote:
>> hi all,
>> I've put this out on the users list, but not gotten much of a response.
>> I'm hopeful maybe a solution can be found on this list.
>> I'm having issues with my frontend connecting to my backend on the same
>> system. The backend will be up and running, with the database populated
>> (i've double checked this manually in the mythconverg->settings table),
>> and when I start the frontend and go to watch LiveTV, I get an error
>> message saying it can't connect to the backend. This happens with
>> 127.0.0.1 and with my local IP.
>> I'm running Myth 0.20(20060828-3, installed via YUM from ATrpms) and
>> Fedora Core 5 (2.6.17-1.2187_FC5). No firewall is running on the box.
>> here's the relevant debug output (mythfrontend -v socket) from the
>> frontend as I try to Watch Live TV and get the error message that it
>> can't connect to the backend (running on the same box).
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:51.287 NetworkControl: Listening for remote connections
>> on port 6546
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.249 New DB connection, total: 2
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.256 Connected to database 'mythconverg' at host:
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.271 MythSocket(c2a120:20): new socket
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 Connecting to backend server: 127.0.0.1:6543
>> (try 1 of 5)
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 MythSocket(c423e0:21): new socket
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 MythSocket(c423e0:21): attempting connect() to
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 MythSocket(c423e0:21): connect() failed
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 MythSocket(c423e0:21): DownRef: -1
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 MythSocket(c423e0:-1): delete socket
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.278 Connection timed out.
>> You probably should modify the Master Server
>> settings in the setup program and set the
>> proper IP address.
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.706 MythSocket(c2a120:20): UpRef: 1
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.707 MythSocket: readyread thread start
>> 2006-09-20 17:17:57.713 TV: Attempting to change from None to None
> did you change the port your backend is listening to?
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