[mythtv-users] Mythtv setup total failure - how to start over?
jstembridge at gmail.com
Mon Jun 20 08:01:58 UTC 2005
On 6/20/05, Todd Bailey <toddb at toddbailey.net> wrote:
> I tried this suggestion and the files are still there.
What have you actually done? Which packages have you uninstalled?
Do you still in fact have myth packages installed?
> "... You need to use "apt-get --purge remove" for the config files to be
> removed. It's a feature rather than a limitation...."
> Feature my Ass, I want to remove , uninstall, delete, start over, revert to
> prior to installation, etc....
Sure it is. If I've spent the time configuring a package I don't want
all my config files deleted if I want to temporarily remove it.
> This stuff is still beta (at best) in my mind, and I am being kind!
I've been using apt-get on Debian systems for years and it's never
given me problems.
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