[mythtv-users] New installation errors

Dick Steffens dick at dicksteffens.com
Mon Sep 18 23:07:04 UTC 2017

On 09/18/2017 09:12 AM, Bill Meek wrote:
> On 09/18/2017 12:12 AM, Dick Steffens wrote:
> ...
>> I do remember changing the *second* entry on the relevant page of the 
>> backend setup from to
> ...
> I don't use the Control Center, but in mythtv-setup, there are two places
> where the address is to be changed. Both must match or the backend will
> be considered to be a remote backend (for 0.28 and earlier.)

On the page, "Host Address Backend Setup" with two sections. The first 
section is Local Backend (Jetway), and the first box is IPv4 address. It 
is set to I can get to that box, but I can't change it.

The second box is IPv6 address, which is set to ::1. If that needs to 
change, I have no idea what to change it to.

Next comes a check box  labeled "Listen on Link-Local addresses" It is 

The next line has Port: 6542 and Status port: 6544

The next section is labeled "Master Backend" This is where I changed the 
IP address from to, the IP address of this 
machine. It also has a box, Port, with 6543.

Are those the two IP addresses you say must match?


Dick Steffens

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