[mythtv-users] Merging two mythtv installlations into one?
analogue at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 19 23:30:55 UTC 2010
I've got two completely separate installations of mythtv 0.22 that I would like to merge into one.
Setup #1: HDHomeRun ( 2 x ATSC ) = 2 Tuners total
Setup #2: HDPVR + DirecTV = 1 Tuner total
I don't use any of the various mythtv plugins and use schedulesdirect as a source of programming info under both setups. I would like to merge Setup #2 into Setup #1 and retain my recording history and schedules. I'm not so concerned about moving the recordings from Setup #2 (if I lose them, so be it). However, the most important thing is the recording history that has been built up over probably a year or so ever since I got the HDPVR. To summarize:
Must haves: Recording history, schedules
Nice to have: Migration of existing recordings
Don't care: Front end configuration data, plugin data (residual)
Has anyone had any success doing something similar? I don't mind getting my hands dirty but if anyone has any "Don't attempt to do it unless your tolerance for pain is extremely high" sort of experiences, please do share.
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