[mythtv-users] delete permission

Rick rick at laity.ca
Wed Sep 28 16:48:55 UTC 2011

On 9/28/2011 12:33 PM, Travis Tabbal wrote:
>     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!
> To keep permissions properly synced between the server and client with 
> NFS, you need to make sure the server and client have the same UID/GID 
> settings. So the NFS server you are connecting to needs a "mythtv" 
> user with the same uid/gid combo as the client.  Could it be as simple 
> as that? Your OS change could have changed some security settings in 
> NFS as well. I doubt this has anything at all to do with myth itself 
> and is all about NFS and file permissions.

It was as simple as that.  I suspect that will cure a couple of other 
niggling little problems I was having as well.  Thanks everyone for the 

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