[mythtv-users] Upgrade risk assessment

Travis Tabbal travis at tabbal.net
Wed Oct 15 00:36:15 UTC 2008

On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 5:49 PM, Scott Traurig <straurig at comcast.net> wrote:

> Now the million dollar question is: should I go ahead and let the Update
> Manager update the machine to ubuntu 8.04? I've heard that going to 8.04
> (Hardy) requires 0.22. The build of 0.22 I'm running pre-dates the QT4
> dependency. It would seem I'm in a good position to go forward.
> That said of course I am flirting with breaking the "If it ain't broke..."
> rule. Nevertheless does anyone have any experience or guidance with this
> transition? Your tales of success or failure would be most appreciated.

I recently performed this upgrade.  Everything went smoothly and came back
up just fine. The old configuration and such worked fine after the upgrade.
I did back up the MythDB, but didn't need to use the backup. I was on
.21-fixes though, so it was a little different.
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