[mythtv-users] Setting up slave backend

John Finlay finlay at moeraki.com
Sun Mar 11 22:03:43 UTC 2012

On 03/11/2012 02:21 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 3/11/2012 16:59, John Finlay wrote:
>> I figured I'd have one tuner on the
>> slave and several disks that would be used for storing recordings from
>> that tuner and a bunch of videos. Reading the Storage Groups wiki page
>> seems to indicate that I just add the slave directories to the master
>> storage groups and leave the slave storage groups settings alone (I
>> actually removed the Local Storage Groups while trying to make this work).
> Recordings on slave backends will fall through to storage directories
> defined on the master backend, if there are none defined locally.  In
> 0.25, Video directories duplicate this behavior, however you still need
> to perform a scan before any content will show up in MythVideo.  In
> 0.22-0.24, the Videos directories must be defined in mythtv-setup on
> each slave backend which is to host content.
> _______________________________________________

I am running 0.24 and setting up a Videos Local Storage Group on the 
slave shows the videos on the slave however some of the videos are ISOs 
and they will not play from the slave but will play from the master. Is 
this a known problem?


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