[mythtv-users] LiveTV works, recording does not

Peter Abplanalp pta-myth at psaconsultants.com
Wed Feb 14 15:53:50 UTC 2007

----- me at blaue0.net wrote:
> C'mon guys, nobody?

i'm pretty sure this isn't gonna help your case.

i am no expert, however...

> Zitat von me at blaue0.net:


> > cat /dev/video0 > /share/TV/foo.mpg on the slave
> > backend works ok...

i assume this was executed on the f/e.  the problem is, it doesn't match the paths below in the logs.  i'm thinking your paths to recordings are hosed.  each host has a setting to tell it where to put files.  check your settings on the f/e and b/e and make sure you have the paths set up correctly.


> > Invalid file (fd -1) when opening
> > '/media/Video/TV/1_20070214080700.mpg'.


> > The log of the slave backend:


> > 2007-02-14 09:06:34.881 Preview Error: Previewer file
> > '/media/Video/TV/1_20070214080700.mpg' is not valid.

Peter Abplanalp

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