[mythtv-users] LiveTV blank screen with remote backend

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 12:58:52 UTC 2007

On 09/08/07, Grzegorz Krugły <gk at karko.net> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have setup a mythbackend and mythfrontend on the same computer and it
> worked like a charm.
> Now I have installed a mythfrontend on another machine and configured it
> to use backend remotely on the first machine. I can see EPG and watch
> recordings (even those in progress); but when I just select Watch TV on
> main screen, I get blank screen.

Are there any error messages in the remote frontend's logfile when you
start LiveTV? I would also check the logfile on the backend as well at
the moment you start LiveTV on the new frontend machine.


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