[mythtv-users] Can't schedule recordings

Kevin Kuphal kkuphal at gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 16:43:19 UTC 2008

On Jan 30, 2008 9:14 AM, Vincent Barichard <Vincent.Barichard at univ-angers.fr>

> Hi,
> I use Mythtv for more than one year without trouble. I updated my
> Mythtv-box
> (the Mythtv packages were not updated) this week, and I can no longer
> schedule recordings.
> I can watch Live-Tv and if I press the record button of my remote control,
> mythtv starts recording and I can watch the recorded show later.
> But if I schedule any recordings by using mythfrontend or mythweb, the
> recording starts at the right time, and appears in the "recorded
> programs",
> but I can't watch this recording because the file doesn't exist. Indeed,
> there is no file created in my "/mnt/data/records" directory.
> There is no error in the mythbackend log and mythfrontend gives an error
> only
> when I try to watch the recordings which have no existing file.
> I'm using mythtv 0.20 (the latest binary packages of debian-multimedia) on
> an
> debian (testing lenny) amd-64.
> Could you please help me, I don't know what to do .....

Sounds like your capture card drivers are messed up.  What cards do you have
and do you see them initializing properly and on the right /dev nodes as
before?  Check /var/log/messages

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