[mythtv-users] Wiki Reminder: take notes when you upgrade
adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Tue Sep 12 15:57:45 EDT 2006
On 9/12/06, Jay R. Ashworth <jra at baylink.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 12, 2006 at 03:40:43PM -0400, Jay R. Ashworth wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 12, 2006 at 03:16:28PM -0400, Steven Adeff wrote:
> > > 0.19-fixes -> 0.20 on Debian
> > > download tarballs
> > > extract
> > > run configure
> > > run qmake
> > > run make
> > > shutdown backend
> > > backup db
> > > run make install
> > > restart backend
> > >
> > > I'll leave writing the page to someone that encounters a problem.
> > Showoff. :-)
> And alas, I missed the *useful* question. I don't see that you ran
> mythsetup in there. Do we not need to do that before restarting
> backend? Or is it automatic now?
I didn't. I just started the backend up and everything worked. I also
managed to do so in between recordings, didn't miss a thing ;-) (good
I was running the 0.19-fixes branch and upgraded to 0.20 SVN a few
days after Isaac called for the freeze. But beyond this, the rest of
my process was that. No new dependencies needed to be filled and
everything compiled fine.
I also did this on my main frontend and my bedroom frontend, both of
which compiled fine, and run fine. Though I don't run remote backends
The Gentoo upgrade on the wiki is basically the same, he goes through
emerge, I compile "by hand", but his process is the same, and IIRC the
process to backup the db is already on the wiki.
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