[mythtv-users] Migrating to new master backend

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers at computer.org
Wed Dec 8 19:15:04 UTC 2010


On 10/10/10 19:36, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> Restore the backed-up database (
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_Backup_and_Restore and
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_Backup_and_Restore#Full_restore_of_a_specific_backup_file
> ) to the MySQL server on the new host. Then--before running any MythTV
> applications at all--do
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_Backup_and_Restore#Change_the_hostname_of_a_MythTV_frontend_or_backend
> to change the hostname of the old backend to the hostname of the new
> backend. Then, start up mythtv-setup and change the master backend IP
> address in general settings.

I have placed the above, plus a bit more, on the wiki here:


I finally got 'round to doing the migration today and was successful 
with the procedure I have now put up there.

Thanks again.


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