[mythtv-users] Mythdora booting at night

Calvin Harrigan charrig_mythtv at bellsouth.net
Sun Nov 11 13:32:49 UTC 2007

Craig Huff wrote:
> On Nov 11, 2007 7:06 AM, j mccord <jmccordmail at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've had an issue with my Mythdora machine booting itself when I'm not
>> around.  I recently started to turn my machine off when I'm not using
>> it and have walked in several times and the machine is running even
>> though I knew I had turned it off.  It did it once while I was sitting
>> right next to it.  Anyone have any ideas, it's pretty much a default
>> installation the only configuration changes that I have made have been
>> to enable NFS.
> More than likely, you have set it to run mythfilldatabase, either at a set time,
> or to use the suggested time supplied in the previous MFDB run.  If true, and
> you didn't configure it to successfully auto-shutdown afterwards, it will run
> until you manually shutdown.
> HTH.
> Craig.
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Are you using the mythwelcome and/or acpi to boot the machine when there
are recordings to be made?
Check your bios to make sure that it's not set to automatically power up
at a given time. 


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