[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase problems with 0.25

James Pifer jep at obrien-pifer.com
Sat Nov 10 13:15:02 UTC 2012

> Yes. Please see what:ls -l  /tmp/mythtv_ddp_data  shows. If its not 
> there, ignore
> the rest of this response.
> I'm guessing that the owner will be you (not mythtv) and the mode will 
> be -rw-r--r--.
> If that's the case, take a look at: 
> http://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/11195.
> As long as I'm guessing, it could be that you ran mythfilldatabase as 
> yourself from
> the command line before housekeeping ran it from mythbackend. This 
> also assumes that
> you don't shutdown your backend, as that would blow away the file in 
> /tmp.

This does appear to have fixed it for me. I probably ran 
mythfilldatabase right after my upgrade to 0.25, so root owned the file.


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