[mythtv-users] Setting up a new backend from scratch

Harry Devine lifter89 at comcast.net
Mon Nov 19 23:09:55 UTC 2012

Bill Meek <keemllib at gmail.com> wrote:

>On 11/19/2012 04:28 PM, Harry%20Devine wrote:
>> Anyway, I did like you said: cleared out the files that you
>mentioned, ran dpkg-reconfigure mythtv-common, chose the user name and
>> and I get the same problem: I run mythtv-setup and it says it can't
>connect to the mysql database. I make sure that my host, port, user
>> and password are all correct, then click Next twice. I get the first
>screen back again saying it can't connect to the database.>
>> Any other thoughts?
>Is mysql running?
>  ps ax | grep mysql | grep -v grep
>If it is, using the password you chose for mysql, can you login?
>   mysql -u mythtv -p mythconverg
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Yep, it's running, and I can login using my username & password.

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