[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Nov 1 19:09:13 UTC 2011

On 11/01/2011 02:16 PM, Russell Gower wrote:
> On 1 Nov 2011, at 17:45, Bill Meek wrote:
>> On 11/01/2011 11:34 AM, Russell Gower wrote:
>> ...
>>> 	2011-11-01 16:23:33.038 Using configuration directory = /var/lib/mythtv/.mythtv
>> ...
>>> 	2011-11-01 02:32:42.195 Using configuration directory = /var/lib/mythtv
>> In whatever script your backend starts from, do you have something like:
>>   export MYTHCONFDIR=/var/lib/mythtv/.mythtv
> No it sets it to /var/lib/mythtv, I've changed it to /var/lib/mythtv/.mythtv - I just need to work out how to force the backend to run mythfilldatabase to see if it's fixed.

Best bet is to wait until tomorrow.  If you mess with the timestamps 
used to control when mfdb runs, it's possible to put data into a state 
where it will never again run mythfilldatabase automatically.


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