[mythtv-users] Anyone know what could cause "SetWakeuptimeCommand failed" to start happening causing automatic shutdown to no longer work?

nospam312 nospam312 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 19:24:53 UTC 2009

> Thanks for replying I have investigated further and either the new
> check in mythtv fixes is causing a problem and I need to fix some
> configuration issue or there has been an update in Mythbuntu that is
> causing the problem.  I have a script that sets up all the
> Wakeup/Shutdown options and I have even rerun that in case something
> has changed but I am still having the same problem.
> The actual script that sorts out the setting of the time seems to be fine.
> The command it is not liking is (SetWakeuptimeCommand failed):
> sudo mythshutdown --setscheduledwakeup
> echo $? returns a 1 after that command is executed.
> Does this mean mythshutdown --setscheduledwakeup should actually be
> returning a 0 if it is successful as currently it seems to be
> returning 1 for success - no error is reported?
> Does anyone know of a fix/workaround for this?

Currently trying this command instead will report back if it works
later tonight :)

sudo mythshutdown --setscheduledwakeup; /bin/true

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