[mythtv-users] backend browser

Stephen Worthington stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz
Wed Mar 6 11:41:14 UTC 2024

On Wed, 06 Mar 2024 17:44:03 +0800, you wrote:

>I post rather than file a ticket as the answer may be complex
>I duplicated the storage areas (/store) for another machine BBB
>I restored the database on BBB of the original AAA (with 
>I setup changing the AAA ip to BBB's ip and BBB to master. AAA is also master.
>Setup->general, on BBB, shows AAA's tuners [error'd] not the setup identical 
>AAA tuners (!!!)
>Delete All tuners on BBB
>New tuner /dev/dvb/adapter0/frontend0
>[warning that tuner is already in use] (!!!!!!!!!)
>Cannot progress. I will shutdown AAA (in a while), but here-be-dragons !
>Jim has done this: How to clone a master-backend ?
>PS this is all part of my migrating backend to a raspberry pi5
>Start frontend is 1/2 sec slower, but I swear on me muvvers grave playback is 
>smoother !!!

When you restored the database with mythconverg_restore.pl, did you
also then change the hostname in the database using the
"mythconverg_restore.pl --change_hostname" option?  If not, the two
backends will likely clash.

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