[mythtv-users] 0.25-fixes: mythvideo, storage groups, one specific frontend won't play video

Bill Meek keemllib at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 02:47:21 UTC 2012

On 07/12/2012 09:15 PM, Steven Adeff wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 2, 2012 at 9:52 PM, Michael Watson
> <michael at thewatsonfamily.id.au> wrote:
>> On 3/07/2012 10:37 AM, Steven Adeff wrote:
>>> Jul  2 20:34:06 mythhouse mythfrontend[2374]: E CoreContext
>>> remotefile.cpp:84 (openSocket) RemoteFile::openSocket(control socket):
>>> Could not connect to server ::1:6543
>> Appears to be trying to use IPV6 Loop back address to connect to MBE.
>> Check your IP Address settings on the FE.
> any other reasons some systems are attempting to use IPv6 while others
> are not? what makes a frontend try and use the IPv6? is there a way to
> define  MasterServerIP6?


No, there is no MasterServerIP6 setting, however it can be done.

I use the "Change it to look like this:" setup in my systems from:


Assumes you have IPv6 addresses assigned to your hosts. I know there's
been a lot of discussion about it, however, I've not been able to use
a Link Local address (fe80::.)


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