[mythtv-users] What's the best way to restore a crashed MythTV 0.21 ?
greg12866 at nycap.rr.com
Fri Nov 27 21:14:06 UTC 2009
Andrew Junev wrote:
> Hello All,
> I had some problems upgrading Fedora on my mythbackend from FC8 to
> F12. My system drive got corrupted somewhere during upgrade process,
> so I decided to reinstall the system completely.
> F12 is now up and running, and I still have partially-available
> system drive with an old FC8 installation (in case I need some
> configuration files from there).
> I also have a data drive with some LiveTV recordings and a lot of
> videos in the Video Archive. It would be nice to restore the
> database in order not to loose this data, including names of the
> videos in Video Archive. (Yes, I do have a database backup from my
> Myth 0.21).
> What's the best way to install MythTV now? My target is to have
> MythTV 0.22 running. But I previously had 0.21 installed, so maybe
> it's a good idea to install 0.21 first, restore a database and check
> that everything is running properly?
> Is there a way to install MythTV 0.21 from RPMFusion in Fedora 12
> Or... Is there any guide to restore 0.21 database on the new 0.22
Just install Fedora 12 and install Mythtv 0.22 and follow the directions
at http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_Backup_and_Restore to restore
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