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    [SOLVED] Re: Master backend waking up slave

    Hiya and no problem.

    I've exported my whole MythTV RAID drive via NFS (on the MBE) and I mount it on the SBE, hence I record everything to the same path.

    Cheers,
    Chris
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    Re: Fellow Linux users I need your help

    Hi there,

    Echoing others, phasing the migration is crucial.

    I know a local college that implemented an IP phone system to save money; the thing is they migrated everyone over to PC-based...
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    Re: Is the Intel onboard graphic suitable?

    Hi there,

    I have a couple of 'fixed' frontends that I'm using for a mixture of SD and HD content; one is an ION-based compact Net-top and the other is a compact desktop PC with an nVidia GT240...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Master backend waking up slave

    Hi there,

    As background, I've placed all my Myth stuff on a dedicated RAID drive on my MBE and exported it via NFS. The slave mounts this to exactly the same path on boot. I have a scripts...
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    Re: Primary Backend only on a Ubuntu server?

    Hi there,

    You need the base X libraries but you don't need a full desktop environment. If you install the mythtv-backend-master metapackage it will handle this for you (on a base server install,...
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    Re: Mythbuntu Hardware

    Not sure if the reply is too late, but if you're not intending on using it as a frontend you can probably do without the nvidia graphics.

    If you plan to transcode regularly (e.g. archiving MPEG2...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Master backend waking up slave

    Hi there,

    Thanks for the reply and sorry for the slow response.

    In advance of posting on the MythTV mailing list I checked again to see whether I could updated to 0.24 of MythTV on my master...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Vlc

    Look in ~/.local/share/applications for a file called mimeapps.list, you should see something like:

    [Added Associations]
    inode/directory=FILENAME

    If you've not intentionally custom commands to...
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    [SOLVED] Master backend waking up slave

    I've been running a single backend server for a while now - it's also running Asterisk for my phone system plus a few other services, hence it remains on 24x7. It has a Nova-T 500 card plus a...
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    Nova-T 500 issues since Lucid

    I've been running a dedicated Mythtv backend since Jaunty without major issues. I initially had just a Nova-T 500 card, but I added a HVR-4000 back in December (after upgrading to Karmic).
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: S-video boot problems

    There are two aspects to this - the first is the slow boot and second being the auto-detection of X settings.

    As mentioned in the last post, changing /etc/default/grub fixes the first.

    To...
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    [ubuntu] Re: S-video boot problems

    My apologies - I found a solution in the end and forgot to post!

    I changed boot defaults in /etc/default/grub file as follows:

    GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=""

    I've been running the PC...
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    [ubuntu] Re: S-video boot problems

    Hi,

    By chance this evening I discovered that if I leave the machine for long enough, it does actually boot up, it just takes ages to do so.

    I've timed a couple of boots and from issuing a...
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    [ubuntu] S-video boot problems

    Hi all,

    I've been trying to set-up a media PC over the last few days - the idea is that it will connect into a CRT set via S-video and run Mythtv. The PC has a Radeon X300 video card and I'm...
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    [all variants] Re: Need help with 'chown'

    I'd also recommend a proper Linux filesystem - as indicated, permissions on VFAT mounts are global. What you could do is move the mount down a layer (e.g. mount it as /home/abc rather than /home)...
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    [SOLVED] Headless server / VNC

    Hi all,

    I've been meaning for ages to sort out a problem where I want to connect to my MythTV backend server via VNC. The problem I've encountered like many others is that the box doesn't have a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Change PulseAudio Defaults?

    Hi there,

    Any chance of telling us what you did to fix it???

    Can
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    [ubuntu] Re: Different resolution in gdm and gnome

    Hi There,

    I had a similar problem, but I think the display name isn't 'Screen 0', but rather the first entry in the line below:


    Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1280 x 1024, maximum 1280...
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    [xubuntu] Customised font-end

    Hi there,

    I've been volunteered to set up a old-ish laptop for use in a nursing home! Xubuntu seemed the obvious choice, but what I'd really like to do is create a completely customised graphical...
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