[mythtv-users] How to connect a FE to a remote BE

Ralf Kleineisel ralf at kleineisel.de
Fri Nov 16 10:47:51 UTC 2007

Glen Hawksworth wrote:
> <quote>
> # Instead of skip-networking the default is now to listen only on
> # localhost which is more compatible and is not less secure.
> </quote>
> Does this mean instead of removing Skip-Networking I should remove
> skip-external-locking?

No. skip-networking will skip ALL network listening, even to the 
localhost interface. lsof would show a mysqld that listens only to as well, but yours didn't show any.

skip-external-locking does not have anything to do with networking but 
with filesystem locks on DB tables.

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