[mythtv-users] delete permission

Rick rick at laity.ca
Wed Sep 28 14:59:18 UTC 2011

On 9/28/2011 11:20 AM, Kris B. wrote:
> On Wednesday, September 28, 2011 2:39 PM, "Tim Draper" 
> <veehexx at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 28 September 2011 13:59, Rick <rick at laity.ca 
>> <mailto:rick at laity.ca>> wrote:
>>     I get the following when I try to delete programs.
>>     2011-09-28 09:20:38.154 Delete Error
>>     '/htpc/recordings/1523_20110924010000.mpg'
>>                            eno: Permission denied (13)
>>     It looks like the mythtv user doesn't have permission.  How do I go
>>     about fixing this?
>> when i had this issue, it was becuase i didnt run myth-backend under 
>> sudo. (i have to run the daemon, and not the service for other reasons)
>> i did try resetting permissions, but they got overwrote/new 
>> recordings didnt have the permissions with the backend ran.
>> i didnt try too hard to find out a file-permissions based fix though
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> And of course, if you ever have to do this on a regular basis, just 
> add the user you are running the myth-backend to the mythtv group, and 
> that should take care of it.
> --
> Kris B.
> krisbee at krisbee.com <mailto:krisbee at krisbee.com>

The user is mythtv.  Im writing to an nfs.  The nfs shows the files 
being owned by nfsnobody and lately by 109 whoever that is.  Deleting 
worked fine before I switched to sl61.  Excuse ant typos Im writing this 
one handed with a grumpy 3 month old in my lap!

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