[mythtv-users] System Events execute on frontends but not on backend/frontend
patrick.archibald at gmail.com
Fri Dec 24 18:47:30 UTC 2010
On Fri, Dec 24, 2010 at 11:28 AM, Bill Meek <keemllib at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-12-24 at 10:26 -0500, Patrick Archibald wrote:
>> I have a script that runs OK on my 3 frontends but does not run on my
>> Do you have any suggestions on how to troubleshoot system events?
> I'd start the frontend on your server with:
> mythfrontend -v general,important,file,extra -l fe.log
> and see if there are any clues in the log file.
> Good luck,
> Bill Meek
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> mythtv-users at mythtv.org
Thanks Bill Meek. I created two logs with -all debug messaging turned
on. One log from a frontend that System Events works and the other on
my backend which System Events don't seem to work. Below is a URL to a
screenshot of the two logs side by side. The backend log is on the
right hand side.
I see on the frontend it queries for the eventcmdplaystarted value
from the settings table.
SELECT data FROM settings WHERE value = 'eventcmdplaystarted' AND
hostname = 'fe2'
I don't see that query in the backend's log.
Here are links to the entire logs:
Any ideas why the backend wouldn't query for the Playback Started
event? Any tips are greatly appreciated.
Rock on, PLA
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