[mythtv-users] using nuvexport from another (powerful) machine: "This host not configured for myth"

Brad Fuller bradallenfuller at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 18 15:57:45 UTC 2007

Dewey Smolka wrote:
> On 1/18/07, Christophe Zwecker <doc at zwecker.de> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> my mythtv machine is a micro ITX Board with a PIII 1.2GHZ, its nice n
>> small - great. Just when i transcode my recordings to xvid it takes like
>> 3-4 hours for one hour of recording. My Server which is in the basement
>> a Dual XEON would be happy to do the job, I installed mythfrontend,
>> libs, copied mysql.txt changed it to point to the mythtv database..
>> When I start nuvexport I get this:
>> Loading MythTV recording info.
>> This host not configured for myth.
>> (No RecordFilePrefix defined for too.foonat.de in the settings table.)
>> Yes in the database is the hostname of the mythmaxhine, where do I tell
>> nuvexport to ignore that ?
> I had this problem as well. You need to have the recordings directory
> mounted on the remote machine, and it has to be readable/writable to
> the user running nuvexport.
> You also need to set this up on the MySQL server with a command like:
> INSERT INTO settings VALUES ('RecordFilePrefix', '/mnt/recordings', 'mythfe1')
> The location '/mnt/recordings' is the locally mounted recordings
> directory on the remote machine; the 'mythbe1' is the host name of the
> remote machine.
when you say "remote machine" do you mean the local machine you want to
run nuvexport on?

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