[mythtv-users] Failed to change channel error
lifter89 at comcast.net
Tue Dec 28 21:18:03 UTC 2010
On 12/28/2010 03:34 PM, Bill Meek wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-12-28 at 15:16 -0500, Harry Devine wrote:
>> It has 755 (rwxr-x-r-x) and is owned by root.root. But I can run it
>> manually as my normal user and it changes the channel fine.
> Try doing: mythbackend --setverbose general,extra
> Then watch your backend log file for: Launching...
> You should see the attempt to start the program and
> the following PID:... with its exit code.
> May help,
> [Make sure the --serverbose settings took, you should
> see them in the log too.]
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I hope I did this right. I entered "mythbackend --setverbose
general,extra" from a terminal window, and tailed the log file from
another window. I saw nothing at all in the log, and the following from
the mythbackend run:
hdevine at hdevine-desktop:/usr/bin$ sudo mythbackend --setverbose
2010-12-28 16:13:49.598 mythbackend version: fixes/0.24 [f0ffba1]
2010-12-28 16:13:49.598 Using runtime prefix = /usr
2010-12-28 16:13:49.598 Using configuration directory =
2010-12-28 16:13:49.599 Empty LocalHostName.
2010-12-28 16:13:49.599 Using localhost value of hdevine-desktop
2010-12-28 16:13:49.606 New DB connection, total: 1
2010-12-28 16:13:59.617 Connected to database 'mythconverg' at host:
2010-12-28 16:13:59.629 Closing DB connection named 'DBManager0'
2010-12-28 16:14:09.639 Connected to database 'mythconverg' at host:
2010-12-28 16:14:09.642 Current locale EN_US
2010-12-28 16:14:09.642 Reading locale defaults from
2010-12-28 16:14:09.662 MythCoreContext: Connecting to backend server:
192.168.1.200:6543 (try 1 of 1)
2010-12-28 16:14:09.663 Connection to master server timed out.
Either the server is down or the master server settings
in mythtv-settings does not contain the proper IP address
2010-12-28 16:14:09.663 Unable to connect to backend, verbose level
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