[mythtv-users] How do you disable a plugin (e.g. Netflix)?

Duncan Brown mythtv at duncb.co.uk
Sun Jan 7 21:34:02 UTC 2007

> There's no need at all to remove packages or delete files. Just edit
> the menu files in /usr/share/mythtv.
> For example, to get rid of NetFlix, edit
> /usr/share/mythtv/info_menu.xml and delete the Netflix section.
> Or if you want to move things around, you can cut and paste. For
> example if you want Listen to Music on the main menu, cut or copy the
> Listen to Music section from /usr/share/mythtv/library.xml to
> /usr/share/mythtv/mainmenu.xml.
> Much safer and easier than mucking about with packages, and much less
> likely to result in something breaking.

To expand on this slightly, if you put a copy of the menu xmls in 
~/.mythtv/ it will use these. That way you can edit them as much as you 
want whilst still retaining the originals in case of mistake.


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