[mythtv-users] Mytharchive error - "Failed while running png2yuv"

Paul Harrison mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Mon Oct 23 19:00:05 UTC 2006

A JM wrote:
> Have you tried to run that command on the command line? What error do
> you get? Are both png2yuv and mpeg2enc in the PATH of the user that runs
> mythfrontend? If not add the full path to them on the MythArchive
> settings pages.
> I have not tried running from the cl nor have I checked the pathing on 
> both apps. Can I simply do a which on the apps and add to the settings 
> page?
> #which png2yuv
> #which mpeg2enc
> I must have missed the setting page??? I don't recall seeing it... 
> thanks.
Yep - that should eliminate any problem of the script not being able to 
find the executables. Your problem might have nothing to do with that  - 
it was just the first thing that came into my head when I say you message.

Paul H.

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