[mythtv-users] Please help

Peter Hocking peter at thehockings.org
Tue Jun 23 13:18:34 UTC 2009

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> Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 23:13:58 +1200
> From: "Robin Gilks" <g8ecj at gilks.org>
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Please help
> To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
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>> My MythTV PC produces empty files when recording, but can be used for
>> watching live TV.
>> Using Ubuntu 9.04 64 bit with HD Homerun tuner. Any idea, tips or
>> solutions?
> Check the storage groups (in mythtv-setup) - it could be that you have
> different directories for LiveTV and for Default and the latter does not
> exist or it doesn't have enough space (based on the parameter that says
> how much disk space to keep free) so nothing gets saved.
> Also check on the wiki for options on how to run the backend with extra
> log information so you can see what happens when you try to record.
Hi Phil

I've had a look in the wiki & can't find any references to increasing 
the logging details.

Are you able to give me a hint?

I'll check thestorage groups tomorrow, (I'm attempting another recording 
right now)



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