[mythtv-users] Moving

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Mar 28 20:53:20 UTC 2007

On 03/28/2007 05:48 PM, William Munson wrote:
> Mitch Gore wrote:
>> I am going to be moving soon and I was just starting to think about 
>> how this will change things on my myth box.
>> Obvouslily i will be creating new channel line-ups.  How will this 
>> effect things?
>> I anticipate i will have to redo my recording schedules that are 
>> "record anytime on channel XXXX" but what about my recordings?  how 
>> will those work? 
>> Just wondering if there are any GOTCHA's with the process
> As someone who recently moved a myth box cross country. Delete and 
> recreate your lineups

using the "Delete All" button in mythtv-setup's Video Sources screen.

> . You will have to reassign them to inputs as all 
> the old links are gone. Your existing recordings will not be affected 

Other than showing "#<chanid>" (i.e. "#1232" or "#2872") rather than 
showing the channel number and channel icon on recording 
playback/recording selection.

> but you will have to redo any channel specific rules. No real gotchas.

Definitely true.  If you use "Delete All", Myth will take care of all 
the issues for you.


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