[mythtv-users] Mythwelcome and ACPI wake up
mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Thu Nov 8 18:18:08 UTC 2007
fb517255 at skynet.be wrote:
> It's already a long time that I am trying to make a nice mythtv box.
> Almost everything works correctly except the mythwelcome part.
> What's happening? When mythtv does a shutdown it writes
> to /roc/acpi/alarm and my pc wakes up correctly on the desired time.In
> the start-up of the user I have made mythwelcome start automatically.
> The strange this is that I don't have the mythwelcome screen but only
> the mythfrontend which blocks the pc to do a shutdown after the
> recording. What's going wrong?
> Can somebody point me in the right direction please.
> command used for start-up (added in .gnomerc)
> sleep 10 && mythfrontend -v all > /tmp/mythfrontend.log 2>&1&
> (log to big to be attached but I don't see anything special i it.)
You should be starting mythwelcome here or is this a typo? mythwelcome
will start mythfrontend for you if there are no recordings taking place.
> in the logfile mythbacked.log I found something like recordingstarting
> in less as 15 min so auto start-up assumed.
> mythwelcome settings:
> nvram-wakeup command: sudo /usr/binMythWakeTime.sh
> command to reboot: sudo shutdown -h -r -now
> command to run to start the frontend: /usr/bin/mythfrontend
> mythtv-setup settings
> idle timeout: 300
> max. wait time fro recording:5
> Startup before rec:300
> wakeup time format: yyyy-MM-dd hh:mm:ss
> Set wakeuptime command: sudo /usr/binMythWakeTime.sh $time
> server halt command: sudo mythshutdown --shutdown
> The script /usr/binMythWakeTime.sh is a simple batch that writes its
> arguments to /proc/acpi/alarm which seems to work as the pc wakes
> All help appreciated,
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