[mythtv] Ticket #8679: mythfrontend deletes settings when db connection is "weak" (was Re: Please unlock ticket)
thomas at boerkel.de
Mon Jul 26 20:27:06 UTC 2010
On 26.07.2010 19:28, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> If the database schema was broken, what it ever run without errors?
> Yes, until it hit the code that issued the SQL that won't work with your
OK, so why would it issue this code only once a month during start of
Anyway, since I activated -v database now, maybe this will reveal something.
> On an unrelated note, (but just to make the point that broken schemas
> aren't noticed immediately) this is exactly why we recommend against
> users doing things to the DB. When someone breaks the DB (either the
> data or the schema), they create a ticking time bomb. Generally, by the
> time they notice a failure, it's been long enough that they no longer
> suspect that the "fixing" they did is what caused it.
Is there any way that one can compare the schema to the "correct" schema?
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