[mythtv-users] mythbackend hangs at: Upgrading to MythTV schema version 1304

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jul 5 17:38:02 UTC 2012

On 07/04/2012 11:10 PM, Greg Grotsky wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 8:46 PM, Greg Grotsky wrote:
>> I just upgraded to git head (was running from a compile in April),
>> compiled and I'm trying to get mythbackend started. It gets to the upgrade
>> step moving the DB to schema version 1304 and seems to hang there. I see
>> the hard drive light flickering and mysql appears to be going to town but
>> the log is just sitting there. Is this upgrade very involved or is
>> something wrong with my DB? Any suggestions on proceeding?
> Never mind on this one. It took about a half hour, while it was running I
> did some googling and found that it was UTC time zone commit. I'm guessing
> it took so long because it updated all the date/time stamps in the DB to
> UTC time instead of my specific timezone.

And note that if you stopped the upgrade while it was in progress and 
then re-started and let it finish, you probably corrupted your DB data.  
If so, restore the pre-upgrade backup and then let it complete without 


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