[mythtv-users] MythTV refusing to record...

Douglas Peale Douglas_Peale at Comcast.net
Sat Jul 3 18:37:51 UTC 2021

On 7/3/21 3:23 AM, Stephen Worthington wrote:
> On Fri, 2 Jul 2021 23:29:35 -0700, you wrote:
> Have you done another package update?  There was a problem with the
> library that MythTV uses to talk to MySQL/MariaDB.  If there was no
> database activity for a few hours MythTV is disconnected from the
> database.  It will normally automatically reconnect, but the new
> library was giving it status codes it did not recognise, so it failed
> to reconnect.  This has all been fixed, but you do need to have all
> the packages updated to get this.  Your MythTV version is out of date:
>> Version of all the parts of MythTV appears to be: 2:31.0+fixes.20200323.9579662cdc-0ubuntu1
> My current version is:
> v31.0+fixes.202106102123.0680b37c68~ubuntu20.04.1
> So I would recommend running:
> sudo apt update
> sudo apt full-upgrade
> sudo apt autoremove
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I ran the suggested commands. It did not find anything to upgrade, and it only found some kernel stuff to autoremove.

My MythTV version is still the same. This is the version provided by the Linux Mint repositories. Is there a PPA I can use to 
force a newer version?


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