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by loonylion
Sat Jun 02, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: delay mythwelcome/frontend startup
Replies: 6
Views: 941
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Re: delay mythwelcome/frontend startup

version is 29.1-20-gccbded85c9. The suggestion of unchecking the open tuners on demand option appears to have largely solved the problem. frserspur: I don't follow, if the issue is the backend not being ready when the frontend starts, how is delaying startup of the backend going to help? It still ta...
by loonylion
Thu May 31, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: delay mythwelcome/frontend startup
Replies: 6
Views: 941
Great Britain

Re: delay mythwelcome/frontend startup

yes it's mythtv 29. I get the attempting to connect screen, but it times out before the backend is ready, and if you immediately retry it will time out again. I will try the open tuners on demand suggestion :) I have 5 recordings per tuner so only 20 total.
by loonylion
Thu May 31, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: delay mythwelcome/frontend startup
Replies: 6
Views: 941
Great Britain

delay mythwelcome/frontend startup

I've finally got the hardware and time to build my myth box. After spending ages trying to cut the boot time and standby power use (EuP2013 setting in BIOS does nothing) I can finally boot in 26 seconds (half of which is BIOS and post) but mythbackend takes so long to start (over a minute) that myth...
by loonylion
Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Wishlist/Feature Suggestions
Topic: limit disk usage by frontend
Replies: 4
Views: 1032
Great Britain

Re: limit disk usage by frontend

No worries about her being tempted to change storage groups, she's not IT literate enough to dare change anything. The lack of flexibility using the storage group method could become an issue later but would likely work for now.
by loonylion
Sat Dec 30, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Wishlist/Feature Suggestions
Topic: limit disk usage by frontend
Replies: 4
Views: 1032
Great Britain

limit disk usage by frontend

Hi, I'd like to request a couple of features that I think should be reasonably simple to implement. Background: My household consists of four people, my parents, myself and my sister. Currently we have two televisions equipped with old freeview (not HD) HDD recorders. One of these (used by my parent...