[mythtv-users] v30 built from source mythfrontend error
jfabernathy at gmail.com
Sat Feb 9 14:53:27 UTC 2019
> some success but confusion. I copied the .mkv test video from the ftp
> link above to /var/lib/mythtv and set the owner/group to mythtv. This
> afternoon I created /var/lib/mythtv and in mythtv-setup I assigned all
> the Storage Groups to that directory. I first tested mythfrontend ->
> Media Library -> videos and was able to play the video via frontend.
> Then I went in to mythfrontend setup and in wizard the video played
> this time without trying to download. It is not looking in .mythtv/tmp
> I still think there is an environment variable or define not right on
> a build from source system, that is there in PPA builds.
> Jim A
Okay I can mark this as solved. The problem was that in
mythtv-backend.service there are several options for Environment. Now
mine are commented out. Before the first one was uncommented. Probably
an assumption I made wrong when setting it up.
# Default setting assumes a system wide install. Otherwise it should be
# the folder containing the .mythtv subfolder containing the config.xml
# Such as
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