[mythtv-users] Setting Up Second Machine to perform Commercial Flagging without using Mythtv-Setup

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Mon Oct 23 14:44:40 UTC 2006

Joel Turner wrote:
> I am in the process of setting up a home based file server that amongst 
> other duties will serve as archive storage for myth.  I currently have a 
> combined frontend/backend and I'm considering using the server as my 
> primary machine to perform commercial flagging and transcoding.  Having 
> read through the documentation, I know this is possible to do.  My 
> question is, do I have to set this up in a graphical environment?  The 
> documentation refers to running mythtv-setup on the second machine which 
> requires X.  Can someone point me to a reference where this can be done 
> directly through table entries in MySQL?  I'd be more than happy to 
> document what I've done for the Wiki once completed.

Also, if you just want to run jobs, you can use the JobQueue program to 
launch jobs instead of a full backend.  Setup is the same but just run 
mythjobqueue instead of mythbackend.


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