[mythtv-users] Missing channel icons and video posters in mythweb
gremlin190 at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 7 19:31:19 UTC 2006
Chad Delatte wrote:
> Hey guys,
> For whatever reason I cannot get the video covers
> mythvideo or the channel icons to show uop in
> I do however have the recorded programs snapshots.
Channel icons usually needs mythweb to have read
access to the
mythfrontend cache directory that holds them.
I currently have the user set to mythtv and the group
set to mythtv. I have added nobody and apache to my
mythtv group and users. The mythvideo folder and
channel folder have the folowing attributes:
Owner: Can read & write
Group: Can Read & write
Others: Can read & write
Under mythweb settings the MythVideo artwork directory
points to the correct location. Also under
/var/www/html/mythweb/data/tv_icons I have the icons
and under video_covers I have the jpg's. They just
don't show up on Mythweb. I'm using FC5 if that helps.
Request a channel icon directly (copy the src from the
web page), and
I'll bet you'll get a 403 or something. Chances are
your Apache is
configured to follow symlinks only if the owner of a
symlink also owns
I ended up fixing this by running Apache under the
mythtv user instead of Apache, Apache. things now
work properly. Thanks for the help Mike.
BTW If there is a better way for me to do this by
leaving the user as Apache?
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