[mythtv-users] Mythmusic on frontend

James Orr james at orrwhat.net
Fri Apr 30 23:13:59 EDT 2004

On Fri, 2004-04-30 at 22:35, Poobah wrote:
> I’m having a problem with getting mythmusic to work on a separate
> frontend/backend configuration.  I ripped a CD before splitting the
> frontend off and cannot play it back.  The error I get is Decoder
> error.  DecoderOgg: Failed to open input.  Error 5. 
> When I try to import a CD, it gives me “Error opening output file:
> /mnt/store/mythmusic/Pink Floyd…”

> How does myth get the .ogg file to the frontend? Does it stream it
> similar to video / TV, or does the frontend have to mount the music
> directory?

Mythmusic doesn't use the backend at all.  All it uses is the frontend
and the database.  If you want to use multiple frontends you need to
mount your music directory in the same place on all frontends.

James Orr <james at orrwhat.net>

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