[mythtv-users] Removing Encoders

Billy Macdonald billymacdonald at gmail.com
Wed Jan 17 06:04:20 UTC 2007

On 1/16/07, Mitchell Gore <mitchell2345 at msn.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I just moved my myth box to a new computer.  Setting up completely from scratch, database and all.  When I check the backend status I get a listing of 3 encoders (one local, 2 remote).  I only have one that exists!  How do i remove these?
> here is the text i see...
> Encoder 1 is remote on localhost.localdomain (currently not connected).  (I have no idea where this is?  Local host seems like the myth box, wtf?)
> Encoder 2 is remote on Mitchell_MC (currently not connected).  (this is my old myth box.  I have removed myth but this still is there, remove this!)
> Encoder 3 is local on mythtv and is not recording.  (obviously this needs to stay!)
> Thanks,
> Mitchell

The easiest thing is to go into mythtv-setup and delete all encoders
and then re add the current encoder.

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