[mythtv-users] Use previous mythconverg on new install?
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Nov 9 04:30:47 UTC 2011
On 11/08/2011 08:55 PM, Steve wrote:
> I am doing a fresh I stall of Mythtv on an updated machine/OS (going from FC12 to FC15). I dumped mythconverg from the old install before I started. Can I just restore this to the new MySQL
(if FC15's package gives you a database)
> and be good to go?
Assuming you haven't changed the system's host name. If you did change
the host name, either consider changing it back or
> If so, at what point in the install process should I do it?
anytime after you have the new MythTV installed
> If not, can I save any of the tables, especially the table with watched episodes?
Actually, you really need to do a full restore.
> Unfortunately I don't know exactly which version of Mythtv I was using before. It was last updated in April or May. The new one is the latest version.
See, also http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Backend_migration .
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