[mythtv-users] numerous attempts to find HDHR

Daryl McDonald darylangela at gmail.com
Tue Feb 22 23:47:37 UTC 2022


On Tue, Feb 22, 2022 at 6:36 PM Bill Meek <keemllib at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 2/22/22 17:27, Daryl McDonald wrote:
> > PermissionError: [Errno 13] Permission denied:
> '/var/log/mythtv/hdhr_discovery.log'
>
> User mythtv can't write to the log. I thought changing the above
> to /tmp/hdhr_discovery.log was done. Be sure that the owner:group
> of the file in /tmp is mythtv:mythtv. Or, just let the backend run
> and create the file. If you run the script as yourself 1st, then
> user mythtv won't be able to write to it. Just chown as required
> if that happens. The same applies for any file written to by
> multiple users.
>
> --
> Bill
> _______________________________________________
> daryl at trieli:~$ ls -al /usr/local/bin/hdhomerun_check.py
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1803 Feb  5 08:22 /usr/local/bin/hdhomerun_check.py
> daryl at trieli:~$ sudo chown mythtv:mythtv /usr/local/bin/hdhomerun_check.py
> [sudo] password for daryl:
> daryl at trieli:~$ ls -al /usr/local/bin/hdhomerun_check.py
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 mythtv mythtv 1803 Feb  5 08:22
> /usr/local/bin/hdhomerun_check.py
> daryl at trieli:~$


Should I be renaming the file to include "/tmp"

>
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