Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#4482 closed patch (fixed)

path to mythbackend for preview generation

Reported by: jad@… Owned by: cpinkham
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.21
Component: mythtv Version: head
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


Errors such as

2008-01-16 17:51:30.075 Finished recording Jeeves and Wooster: channel 1010 sh: mythbackend: not found 2008-01-16 17:51:30.143 Preview Error: Encountered problems running 'mythbackend --generate-preview 0x0 --chanid 1010 --starttime 20080116173400 '

in the backend log. From comparing jobqueue.cpp with previewgenerator.cpp it looks like the attached patch is needed.

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previewgenerator.cpp.diff (593 bytes) - added by jad@… 13 years ago.

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Change History (3)

Changed 13 years ago by jad@…

Attachment: previewgenerator.cpp.diff added

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by cpinkham

Milestone: unknown0.21
Owner: changed from Isaac Richards to cpinkham
Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by cpinkham

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

(In [15580]) Use gContext->GetInstallPrefix?() to locate the mythbackend binary when running the preview generator. This makes sure we are running the correct binary and is how the JobQueue? locates mythcommflag and mythtranscode.

Closes #4482 using patch by John Dickinson.

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