[mythtv-users] backend starting before one of two capture cards is initiated?

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Tue Jan 25 15:31:06 UTC 2011

On 01/24/2011 05:32 PM, Andre wrote:
> On 24 Jan 2011, at 22:23, James Miller wrote:
>> On 24 Jan 2011 Andre wrote:
>>> I added "started udev-finish" to /etc/init/mythtv-backend.conf the upstart file for myth.
>>> It now reads:
>>> start on (local-filesystems and net-device-up IFACE=lo and started udev-finish)
>>> And that seems to wait until the devices are created.
>> Thanks for that tip, Andre. I've just now tried it and it works as advertised.

Another workaround is to delay the start of mythbackend by doing it in 
rc.local. All of the hardware should be properly initialized by then

Just set mythbackend NOT to start during init, and then do it in rc.local.

              R. Geoffrey Newbury			

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