MacPorts MythTV

Monty Lewis lewis.monty at
Thu Sep 27 14:27:23 PDT 2012

Oh, sorry. To answer your questions, I'm using an older Mac Pro with System 10.8.2 and an HDHomerun prime with a cable card.

I'm not sure I have any recording rules set up. I'm just going to the program guide and telling it to record a program.

On Sep 27, 2012, at 5:05 PM, Craig Treleaven <ctreleaven at> wrote:

> Glad it is working now.  Just for interest, which Mac model and OS 
> version are you running.  What tuner(s)?  Using antenna or a cableco?
> What kind of recording rule have you set up?  Record at any time on 
> any channel is usually the best option.  The backend log should 
> indicate why a recording failed.  Look around the time the recording 
> was supposed to start.
> Did you know the backend has a mini web server built in?  The address 
> for mine is -- obviously you need to 
> substitute the ip address of your backend machine.  With it, you can 
> quickly check what your tuners are currently doing, see upcoming 
> scheduled recordings, and any jobs that the backend is running.  See 
> Information>Backend Status.  Some of the other bits are experimental 
> (HLS) or not functional (Hardware Profile) on the Mac, though.
> Craig
> At 4:42 PM -0400 9/27/12, Monty Lewis wrote:
>> Craig, Thanks! That new install worked and MythFrontend runs as 
>> expected. I just have one problem to figure out. I'm not getting any 
>> recordings and I'm not finding any error messages anywhere.

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