[mythtv-users] mysql help on debian Almost There!

Scott Martin smartin at steamvalve.com
Fri Dec 8 16:58:35 UTC 2006

Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> On Dec 8, 2006, at 8:08 AM, Scott Martin wrote:
>> Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>>> On Dec 8, 2006, at 4:20 AM, Scott Martin wrote:
>>>> Hi Brad,
>>>> Think I am almost there, This is what I see now:
>>>> 2006-12-08 07:09:47.119 TVRec(1) Error: Problem finding starting
>>>> channel, setting to default of '3'.
>>>> 2006-12-08 07:09:47.120 ChannelBase(1) Error: InitializeInputs():
>>>>                         Could not get inputs for the capturecard.
>>>>                         Perhaps you have forgotten to bind video
>>>>                         sources to your card's inputs?
>>> Now it looks like you just need to run mythtv-setup to link your
>>> video source(s) to input(s) on your capture card(s).
>> Hi Brad,
>> I tried that this AM. I am doing this as smartin at homebrewpvr thru KDE
>> desktop.
>> I am starting mythtv-setup as myself thru KDEs' run command. Should  
>> I be
>> doing this as mythtv? Because after doing this, I try starting mythtv
>> and its still telling me it cannot find the backend and asks if its  
>> running.
>> I don't plan on running KDE after I get this working properly, but  
>> I am
>> no Linux guru and find some things easier thru the gui than thru the
>> command line.
>> I will do some reading and googling to setup the capture cards,  
>> When the
>> machine boots, it indicates it sees my pvr500 with Samsung tuners, I
>> don't know if thats a problem or not but I have seen a lot of threads
>> about this card.
>> Thanks
>> Scott Martin
> You just need to go through every step of the setup. If permissions  
> become a problem, launch mythtv-setup as root to avoid such  
> complications. There's some detailed instructions on setting it up in  
> the wiki:
> http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-9.html
Thanks, I'll give that a try!

Scott Martin

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