[mythtv-users] mythbackend.log no longer records output of user scripts under that which will become 0.25. Workaround?

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Sun Oct 23 01:27:18 UTC 2011

On 10/22/2011 18:53, Douglas Peale wrote:
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If you are logging to 'mythbackend.log', then you are doing it wrong.  
That is the old system of logging to a single file.  If you do specify a 
'--logfile' on the command line, only that application will be logged to 
it, and any child processes started will not log at all.  Instead, you 
should either be using '--logpath' or '--syslog'.  When specifying a 
path, logs are placed there with in the format <application 

As it stands, the jobqueue only supports passing %VERBOSELEVEL% to user 
jobs.  If desired, it would be fairly trivial to pass on all of the 
logging options in one lump, which would include the contents of 
'--loglevel', '--logpath', '--nodblog', '--quiet', '--syslog', and 

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