[mythtv-users] Configuring MythTV frontend/connection to backend database

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Tue Jan 30 19:47:55 UTC 2007

On 30/01/07, David Lynam <t00cool2001 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Ive installing mythTV recently on a single backend/frontend machine. I am
> now setting up a second seperate frontend in which I want to connect to the
> existing backend/frontend database. I have installed myth frontend and now
> in the middle of the small configuration. I have tried to connect to the
> database but it still says I cant connect to database. The user name and
> password are correct as well as IP address?? Is there something Im missing??

Check the official documention
(http://mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-6.html#ss6.2) section titled
"Modifying access to the MySQL database for multiple systems".

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