[mythtv-users] Recorded Programs Corrupted?
J. Donavan Stanley
jdonavan at jdonavan.net
Thu Jun 17 05:15:40 EDT 2004
George Galt wrote:
> J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
>> ggalt at comcast.net wrote:
>>> My wife and I sat down last night to watch a little prerecorded
>>> programming. I navigated over to the "watch recordings" button and
>>> when the screen came up, it listed no recordings available. I've
>>> checked the /video/recordings directory and the files are there.
>>> I've check the mythconverg database and the recorded table shows the
>>> Checking this list I only found two other reports of this behavior.
>>> In one instance the recommended course was to run the
>>> /contrib/myth.repairdatabase.pl file to rebuild the recorded
>>> database, which I did (though it was unnecessary as the .nuv files
>>> were already associated with titles and descriptions). The other
>>> course suggested was to check oldrecorded for excessive NULLs, which
>>> I did (there weren't any, but I deleted a lot of the old rows anyway).
>> There should have been SEVERAL mentions of this...
>> Hit "MENU" and change the group you're viewing
> I didn't try hitting the MENU and changing the group, but I did revert
> to using 127.0.0.1 as the address of the backend. This seems to have
> cleared up the issue, however, it leaves me unable to run a separate
> frontend. I may revert to the IP address of the machine and try the
> suggested change, but only after I convince my wife the I won't break
> the box again!.
> Thanks for the help.
You didn't also change host names around did you?
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