[mythtv-users] Total system upgrade: Am I screwed?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Nov 29 18:24:12 UTC 2009

On 11/29/2009 09:42 AM, Rodney Morris wrote:
> In answering the question in the subject, you are not screwed.  Over
> the past couple of days, I performed the exact same upgrade on my
> combined FE/BE and ran into the same problem.  mythconverg_restore.pl
> would continually bomb out, reporting that the database didn't exist
> or with "Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password:
> NO)".  To restore my database, I did the following:[1]
> 4)  mysql> create database mythconverg;

You should really use mc.sql to create the database.  After all, there's 
a reason we provide it.  Not using the script is how things like broken 
database encoding problems get started.


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