[mythtv-users] Oh no it happened again! -- HDHRChan: Connection reset by peer

ryan patterson ryan.goat at gmail.com
Tue May 12 11:53:28 UTC 2009

On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 2:38 AM, Jim Stichnoth <stichnot at gmail.com> wrote:
> Every once in a while, the HDHR fails to record something (invariably one of
> my wife's favorite shows), with something like this in the logs:
> 2009-05-11 20:29:01.450 HDHRChan(xxxxxxxx/1), Error: Set request failed
>                         eno: Connection reset by peer (104)
> 2009-05-11 20:29:01.451 TVRec(2) Error: Failed to set channel to 5.1.
> Reverting to kState_None
> So we have to go to the wretched CBS web site and watch the postage stamp
> size video.
> I don't really know what "connection reset by peer" means, but it sure would
> be nice if the HDHR could make a couple of attempts at tuning the channel
> before giving up...
> In the meantime, is there a workaround that would reduce the chances of this
> error?  E.g., a cron job that pokes the HDHR on occasion?
> Jim

That is a network error.  Try replacing your switch, hub or router.

Ryan Patterson

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