[mythtv-users] Backend DB migration--replace or just restore?
stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz
Mon Jul 27 15:53:04 UTC 2020
On Mon, 27 Jul 2020 07:48:28 -0700, you wrote:
>On Mon, Jul 27, 2020 at 2:36 AM Stephen Worthington <
>stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz> wrote:
>> On Sun, 26 Jul 2020 14:59:41 -0400, you wrote:
>> I would second this. You do need the "steve" user set up before doing
>> a database restore. You need a config.xml file in all the right
>> And you do need both the .mythtv subdirectories set up properly do be
>> able to have config.xml files in them.
>I followed Jim's advice and things seem to be set up this way now. I must
>say, I don't get why Myth was designed this way, with config files
>sprinkled all over the place. Seems like one ought to suffice. But
Having a separate config.xml file for each user allows mythfrontend to
be pointed to a different backend. I do this to connect to the
backend on my mother's MythTV box and to the one on my test PC.
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