[mythtv-users] Restarting the backend from the frontend

Mike LaPlante mike at dividia.net
Fri Nov 2 13:40:44 UTC 2007

shacky wrote:
> Hi.
> Sometimes my Mythbackend hangs and I need to restart it to use MythTV.
> I wrote a thread about my problem but I haven't solved it yet.
> Is there any way to create a new button in mythfrontend that allows me
> to restart the backend with a ssh command?
> Thank you very much!
> Bye.
I think you're best bet would be to write a little script that does what 
you want then map it to a button on your remote using irexec.


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