[mythtv-users] Fedora Myth(TV)ology & PVR-350 doc additions

Timo Boettcher spida at gmx.net
Fri Feb 27 17:41:59 EST 2004


* J. Donavan Stanley <jdonavan at jdonavan.net>, Friday, February 27, 2004, 10:29:08 PM:

> Timo Boettcher wrote:

>> - it assumes that the user has a wm installed, kde in your place
> If you don't use at least a minimal window manager then you often
> run into problems with keyboard input of spawned applications such
> as mplayer.
oh. thats the reason for this effect? but why?

>> - it gives any people that know linux access to your box when they
>>   are at the machine.
> Do you often invite nosey untrusted folks over to watch TV?
Do you let money lying around openly if you have visitors? *g*

>> That starts a raw X for the user myth on boot.
>>=== Start Paste of /home/myth/.xinitrc ===
>>/usr/bin/mythfrontend >> /home/myth/mythfrontend.log 2>>
>>==== End Paste of /home/myth/.xinitrc ====
>> That starts myth on start of X. If Myth is terminated, X terminates,
>> and both are automatically respawned by init.
> This leaves out things like irxevent and irexec...
I didn't need them till now...


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