[mythtv] Why are themes downloaded to /etc/mythtv?

Karl Dietz dekarl at spaetfruehstuecken.org
Sat Dec 10 09:28:50 UTC 2011

> The OP was talking about mythbackend running non-root and as a service.
> I.e. No user home folder and no write access to /etc
> All of your post is therefore  unsuitable for that task.

I don't agree with that. What is so special about running a service as
the user mythtv? It gets a nice home, can be added to the video group
and granted access to the storage, etc.


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