[mythtv-users] I can't connect to mythbackend from remote computer

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Sun Mar 25 01:10:15 UTC 2007

On 25/03/07, curtlee <curtlee2002 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am using mythtv 0.20. On my desktop with the tuner card mythbackend and
> mythfrontend work together great. On my notebook mythfrontend connects to
> mysql on the desktop fine but refuses to connect to mythbackend on the
> desktop.
> george at GeorgeNotebook ~ $ mythfrontend -w -geometry 720x480


> 2007-03-24 20:03:22.207 RemoteFile::openSocket(control socket):
> Could not connect to server "GeorgeDesktop" @ port 6543

Have you checked your firewall configuration?

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