[mythtv-users] frontend can't login into backend

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Tue Apr 19 22:12:46 UTC 2011

On 04/18/2011 03:00 PM, Mike Bennett wrote:
> On 04/18/2011 12:28 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
>> On 4/18/2011 14:19, Mike Bennett wrote:
>>> But when I try to get access to the backend from another frontend box using the correct mythtv user and password it says it can't login. Any ideas?
>> The backend protocol does not use username and password, MySQL does.  It
>> sounds like you have not set up the proper credentials for your remote
>> machines.
>> _______________________________________________
> So how would I check? on both boxes it is mythtv and mythtv.

This is not a GRANT or USER problem. It is that your mysql server setup 
is not configured to allow external users any access.

Mysql ref manual and checklist here:



              R. Geoffrey Newbury			

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