[mythtv-users] Configuring Mythtv remotely
philledwards at gmail.com
Sun Feb 19 22:50:15 UTC 2006
> Is it possible to configure mythtv via an ssh session, maybe using
> mysql? My mythbox is connected to my TV so whenever I need to run
> mythtv-setup (which thankfully isn't too often), I have to hook a
> keyboard up to it and manually run the setup program. It would be
> much easier if I could change configuration options remotely.
2 easy options I can suggest:
1) Set VNC in xorg.conf and run a VNC client to connect to the MythTV
box. You can then use the keyboard and mouse from a remote PC to
2) Install Xming on a remote PC and tell it to log into your MythTV
box and run mythtv-setup which will be displayed on the remote PC.
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