[mythtv-users] Missing mythfrontend.log

Mike Bennett mbppg at comcast.net
Thu Apr 21 18:46:19 UTC 2011

On 04/21/2011 12:38 PM, Mike Bennett wrote:
> Okay so this is the last issue I seem to be having with my main myth
> box. It is fedora 14 0.24-7 with everything almost working. While I was
> looking for a fix for the tmdb.py fix someone suggested that I look at
> the mythfrontend.log file to what was going on. Well I could not find a
> file called mythfrontend.log on the system, I had no problem finding
> the  the mythbackend.log in the /var/log/mythtv folder. I start
> mythfrontend from a shortcut I made for the executable in the /usr/bin
> folder. After doing a little research online it looked like I need to
> start mythfrontend with the --service command but then mythfrontend does
> not start. If I take the --service out it starts fine but no
> mythfrontend.log. Any ideas
Never-mind, I appended --logfile /var/log/mythtv/mythfrontend.log to the 
shortcut and it works. Thanks for everyone's help with help with all my 
other issues.


Mike Bennett

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