[mythtv-users] mythconverg_backup.pl choking on mythweather tables

Mark Boyum mark at boyum.us
Fri Oct 7 19:16:46 UTC 2011

On Fri, Oct 7, 2011 at 1:38 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com> wrote:
> On 10/7/2011 14:33, Mark Boyum wrote:
>> mysqldump: Got error: 1146: Table
>> 'mythconverg.mythconverg.weatherscreens' doesn't exist when using LOCK
> That's not a table MythWeather uses for anything.  It sounds like some
> external utility got confused and created a bad table.

So I tried to drop that table and get this:

mysql> drop table mythconverg.weatherscreens;
ERROR 1217 (23000): Cannot delete or update a parent row: a foreign
key constraint fails

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