[mythtv-users] mythtv not recognising removal of a capture card
knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Mon May 19 15:07:30 UTC 2008
On 19/05/2008, John Brown <info at johnbrown.com.au> wrote:
> >> So I uninstalled Mythtv using Synaptic Packaged Manager "Complete
> >> Removal", then reinstalled it hoping that it would forget about the
> >> previous installation, and went through all of the backend set up steps.
> >> including adding the PCI and USB tuners in the relevant section without
> >> any problems.
> > Did you choose the 'Delete All Capture Cards' option in mythtv-setup
> > before adding the new cards? See
> > http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/264034#264034 for
> > more details.
> Thanks, yes, but it still remembers what tuners were there (ie. it
> doesn't really do what it says).
If you choose 'Delete All Capture Cards' in capture card setup - not
'Delete All Capture Cards on Host xxx' - it will truncate the database
table, completely emptying it. There is no way it can remember what
tuners were previously defined, as the table will be empty.
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