mythtv tweaks dec 2014

1.mythlounge with ubuntu 14.04 shows xfce4-panel (menu bar) in top: panel properties:choose: ‘Automatically Show and Hide the panel’ and ‘ Don’t reserve space on borders’ 2.Shutdown and reboot commands no longer work in mythtv. Edit sudoer’s list sudo visudo to edit the file: user_name ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: /sbin/poweroff, /sbin/reboot, /sbin/shutdown See also http://askubuntu.com/questions/168879/shutdown-from-terminal-without-entering-password Above makes reboot, […]

mythserver rebuild dec 2014 – Completed!

Purpose: try to get new mythserver done by Christmas! Current issues with present server:live tv has to be ‘recorded’ not to crashmythweb not workingmythbackend flaky and not autostartinggrub issue – only boots on hot reboot Installed mythbunutu 14.04 64bit on 160gb drive; something about the ISOs now means that some m’board BIOS won’t boot form […]