[mythtv-users] automatic mythfilldatabase not adding any new days (fixed)

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 00:31:56 UTC 2008

On 31/07/2008, Drew Gilbert <gilbert.drew at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thursday 31 July 2008 01:09:26 Nick Rout wrote:
>  > But I wonder if it is in the path when mythbackend runs
>  > mythfilldatabase. I suspect not.
> It would seem not.  Do you know offhand where I need to look to change this?
>  This might be related but it is probably offtopic, I run mythbackend from
>  inittab but after upgrading from 0.20 to 0.21 (fixes) I had to create a
>  wrapper script to provide the $HOME path otherwise it would not start.

You could export the updated path for the mythbackend process in the
same script. If you are using Fedora, there is an updated initscript
that fixes the $HOME issue available in MythTV's contrib/ folder.


Nick Morrott

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