[mythtv-users] Backend Status

Chris Rouch chris.rouch at gmail.com
Thu Jan 18 16:09:52 UTC 2007

On 1/11/07, Nigel Jewell <nigel.jewell at pixexcel.co.uk> wrote:
> Actually, it wasn't.
> That doesn't check to see the status of the backend, it checks the status
> of things like mythfilldatabase, mythtranscode etc.  There are no checks
> to determine if a recording is about to start etc ....

As somebody else mentioned you can get this from the status port, e.g

wget <backend address>:6544
wget <backend address>:6544/xml


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