[mythtv-users] Please wait... slooow startup

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Tue May 18 13:11:17 UTC 2010

> Noticed when setting up the firewall on the back end yesterday, the
> back end was doing a reverse dns lookup when front ends connected.
> When I did my last upgrade on the back end I forgot to edit /etc/hosts
> with the network names/IP's
> Makes all the difference in the world.  Brings the "Please wait"
> message down from about 10-15 seconds to about 1-2 seconds.

Would this also apply to setups which are a combined backend/frontend
on a single machine? Which machine needs the /etc/host files editing -
the frontend or backend?

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