[mythtv-users] mythvideo 0.24, no files found

James Pifer jep at obrien-pifer.com
Wed Aug 3 13:32:30 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-08-03 at 13:11 +1200, Nick Rout wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 3, 2011 at 12:53 PM, James Pifer <jep at obrien-pifer.com> wrote:
> > I'm having a problem with mythvideo on a new install of 0.24 on opensuse
> > 11.3. I've verified I have the right directory setup for videos in Video
> > Settings, yet when I try to browse, list, or go to Video Manager I get
> > no videos found. I get no errors if I run mythfrontend in an xterm
> > window. I've verified that my mythtv user has right to the video files.
> >
> > Any suggestions? Where should I look for log information for mythvideo?
> Have you done menu|scan from within mythvideo?

Where exactly is menu/scan within mythvideo? Do you mean Video Manager?

> if so, and still nothing shows up it is quite likely a permissions problem.

I really don't think so. I have 777 on my whole mythvideo structure. As
my mythtv user I can create and delete directories and files within the

Is there somewhere I can see some kind of log of mythvideo trying to see
the files so I might be able to determine the issue?


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