[mythtv-users] Remove dead slave server from database?

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers at computer.org
Fri Apr 3 16:01:00 UTC 2009

Robert McNamara wrote:
> It's not myth's fault, it's just how databases work.  You can't reset
> the counter on the whole table without truncating th table.

To be fair, it's actually the database schema's fault (for using the 
auto-numbering thingie).

So yes, if you design a schema that relies on automatically-assigned 
numbers (by the database) then you run into problems when you want to 
support use cases that involve deleting things.

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