[mythtv-users] Backend Crashes / Status Monitoring
myth at dgreaves.com
Tue Mar 22 20:42:13 UTC 2005
Craig Partin wrote:
>So what program do you all use to monitor the programs that watch
>mythbackend? What if they crash? :)
>I use daemontools as well, it's quick and easy. While it is ideal to
>troubleshoot, sometimes you just have to make sure that the wife's
>programs record. Otherwise you get the dreaded "Why didn't we just
>buy a regular Tivo?" and the myth budget gets slashed.
Fair question :)
The answer is 'init' via 'inittab'
use the respawn option and it will...
(however make sure you get the config right first!)
If init crashes then you've got problems...
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