[mythtv-users] Ver 31 frontend cannot connect to the database
stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz
Tue Nov 24 02:09:14 UTC 2020
On Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:57:05 -0800, you wrote:
>On 11/23/20 7:13 AM, Bill Meek wrote:
> At least my /etc/mysql/mariadb.conf.d/50-server.cnf, appears to
> be one that would be released by a package manager and changes to
> it could be overwritten by updates/upgrades.
> I'd move the mythtv.cnf file to /etc/mysql/mariadb.conf.d to
> prevent future surprises.
>I've gone over everything and I have to conclude that port 3306 on the
>backend being closed is the culprit. Since mythfrontend wants to use
>port 3306 to communicate with the backend I'm not going to get anywhere
>until port 3306 is opened. Unfortunately I do not know how to do that.
>How do I open port 3306?
As I said, fix the MariaDB bind-address. Port 3306 is the port for
MariaDB, not MythTV. MariaDB is still binding to 3306 only on
localhost. It needs to bind 3306 on all IP addresses.
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