[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #10236: Systemd Mythbackend startup does not check for existing process

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Wed Jan 4 16:58:17 UTC 2012

On 01/04/2012 11:04 AM, Richard Shaw wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 10:00 AM, R. G. Newbury<newbury at mandamus.org>  wrote:
>> On 01/03/2012 11:55 PM, Robert McNamara wrote:
>>> On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 8:47 PM, R. G. Newbury<newbury at mandamus.org>    wrote:
>>>> Re packaging: There is now a /usr/local/bin/pre-start.sh script and a
>>>> /lib/systemd/system/mythbackend.service script which were installed as
>>>> part of a 'configure/make/make install' cycle of a recent git master. I
>>>> did not separately install those scripts on Fedora 16.
>>> There are no such files in any of MythTV's repositories.  Wherever these
>>> came from for you, it wasn't our code.
>>> Robert
>> I stand corrected.
>> I can now only assume that those scripts are part of a standard Fedora
>> 16 install and are provided by Fedora/RedHat.
>> Is it true then, that in the past, the /etc/rc.d/init.d/mythbackend
>> script on a Fedora 14 install (for example) did NOT come from the Mythtv
>> repos?
> Yes, at least for RPM Fusion, the sysv init script (and as of Fedora
> 16, the systemd service file) are provided by the package, not from
> upstream.
> Richard

Just to be clear, are you saying that those files are provided by the 
rpmfusion packager and NOT by Fedora?

In which case, where did mine come from??? As noted, I have never used 
atrpms or rpmfusion for myth...


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