[mythtv-users] mythtv setup without backend and mysql

Shiju Mathew mshiju at gmail.com
Wed Jul 27 04:11:58 EDT 2005

Thanks. So I have to setup the  backend to play live TV. But since I
do not do any scheduling and recording, is it mandatory to have mysql
setup on the system for mythtv. I am doing the setup on a stand alone
system( without n/w).


On 7/27/05, Leander Hanwald <shockflash at web.de> wrote:
> Hi
> It should not be possible to use livetv without backend, because the
> backend controlls the tv-cards.
> But it's no problem to install frontend, backend and mysql on the same
> system.
> Shiju Mathew wrote:
> >Hi,
> >I am trying to setup mythtv just to watch live TV, play DVD, play
> >music, and view pictures. I do not want to do any recoding . So is it
> >possible to avoid using backend and mysql setup for this
> >configuration. Could I use only frontend in this setup. Could someone
> >help me in this regard.
> >
> >


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