[mythtv-users] Fwd: User Jobs Failing

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Thu Sep 29 00:07:56 UTC 2011

On 9/28/2011 20:05, Kris B. wrote:
> On Wednesday, September 28, 2011 5:25 PM, "Conor Klecker"
> <conor at ronoc.net>  wrote:
>> What am I doing wrong? I know that the script for the renaming works
>> since I type it in as:
>> sudo ./usr/share/doc/mythtv-backend/contrib/user_jobs/mythlink.pl
>> --link /var/lib/mythtv/recordings/recorded/ --format '%T/%T%-%S'
>> and it runs great. nuv2mkv runs and errors out with mecoder errors at
>> the end but it runs.
> I know when I first set up myth, I had the jobs defined, but in
> mythtv-setup I didn't check in the checkbox that they were actually
> ALLOWED to run.  So, my first time off, my jobs failed - they were there
> but they weren't allowed to run.
> I don't know from your error if that is what is going on (not versed
> well enough in myth), but I wanted to make sure you did that.

No.  According to the logs, the jobqueue attempted to run the jobs, and 
the jobs errored out on their own.  Had those tasks not been allowed, 
they would have never been run in the first place.

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