[mythtv-users] LiveTV blank screen with remote backend

John Veness John.Veness.myth at pelago.org.uk
Fri Aug 10 17:15:30 UTC 2007

Grzegorz Krugły wrote:
> Thanks for the link but I'm not sure if this information applies to my 
> case. I believe I'm just using MythTV protocol to stream video from 
> backend to frontend. I don't have any NFS, SMB or CIFS mounts (yet). I'm 
> a little confused - does MythTV require setting a shared directory for 
> remote LiveTV? How come it all works in "Watch recordings"?

Just to confirm that your thinking is correct - LiveTV is streamed using 
the MythTV protocol, and you don't need a file share, just as with 
non-live recordings.

I don't know anything about your problem, though.


John Veness, MythTV user, UK, DVB-T

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