[mythtv-users] Database Requirements for mythtv

Joseph A. Caputo jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Mon Mar 31 17:27:16 UTC 2003

Edit /usr/local/share/mythtv/mysql.txt on your frontend machine to point to
the backend's IP address.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at snowman.net
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at snowman.net]On Behalf Of Calvin Harrigan
> Sent: Monday, March 31, 2003 12:10 PM
> To: mythtv-users at snowman.net
> Subject: [mythtv-users] Database Requirements for mythtv
> Hi all,
> 	Recently, I've upgrade to myth 0.8.  Everything works fine
> on a single
> machine.  I've also setup a remote machine that's able to connect to the
> server (mythbackend), watch live tv, watch recorded programs, etc.  For
> the life of me, I can't get the program guide to work.  It fails saying
> I don't have any channels defined in the database.  I know that I do
> because while watching live tv I get program info on the show I'm
> watching.  I think I'm connected to the database on the server machine
> and thus have all this info available.
> Another thing that freaks me is that if I stop mysql on the frontend
> box, mythfrontend doesn't start up at all.  Mythfrontend complains about
> not being able to connect to the DB.  So here are my questions.
> 1.  Do I have to run mysql on the frontend as well as the server?
> 2.  Do I need xmltv on the frontend?
> Thanks,
> Calvin
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