[mythtv-users] mythbackend startup script for Debian

Adam Egger mythtv2005 at bdam.de
Thu Dec 15 08:13:06 EST 2005

On 12/13/05, Marius Schrecker <marius at schrecker.org> wrote:

> Thanks everyone who answered this. My backend now starts as I want it.

So what is actually the solution for this "Failed to init
MythContext"? There are very often people asking why the init script
doesn't start for them on debian with the default init script from
Matt Zimmerman:

2005-12-15 09:07:39.327 Using runtime prefix = /usr
2005-12-15 09:07:39.646 Unable to read configuration file mysql.txt
2005-12-15 09:07:39.745 Trying to create a basic mysql.txt file
2005-12-15 09:07:39.824 Could not create //.mythtv
2005-12-15 09:07:39.939 Failed to init MythContext, exiting.


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