[mythtv-users] Moving the database

Carl Reynolds mythtv-users at hyperbole-software.com
Wed Mar 28 16:45:15 UTC 2007

Andrew Robinson wrote:

> I am about to upgrade my mythtv setup and I was wondering if there is a 
> way to move the pertinent parts of the database. I'll be installing a 
> newer version of Fedora and Myth so I assume I don't want to transfer 
> the entire database. I do want it to remember all the programs I have 
> recorded. Is there a procedure, written or ad hoc, on how to accomplish 
> this?
Don't forget to check your mysql.txt file to make sure it knows where 
the database is. It probably says "DBHostName=localhost" (that's the 
default), but just in case you've changed it, don't forget to check it. 
It should be in ~/.mythtv/mysql.txt.


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