[mythtv-users] MythDora install
william_munson at bellsouth.net
Sun Nov 4 11:02:47 UTC 2007
Gary Jones wrote:
> A couple of questions regarding a fresh install of MythDora 4.0.
> First, after a lot of trouble getting the installation to run (bad
> image? bad disk? not enough oomph in my PSU now that I upgraded some
> hardware?), I am getting stuck on the screen where it asks if I want
> to run as a complete frontend/backend, just frontend, etc. No matter
> what I select, it just brings up this screen again, and I can't seem
> to get around it to do a manual MythTV install either. I'd hate to
> start over again on this process because of the problems my install
> process has been giving me, so any ideas of what I can do instead
> since I'm so close to being up and running?
> Second, once I get this installed, I know I can use the OS's
> add/remove programs utility to install the SD-compliant version of
> MythTV, but it doesn't upgrade the plugins. I assume there is a better
> way to remove the older version of MythTV and install the new one and
> the plugins, but as a MythTV-only linux user, I'm at a bit of a loss.
> If someone could step me through that process, I'd really appreciate it.
> Thanks in advance. While the volume of this list is a bit much for me
> to a be a regular reader, I have found it to be an invaluable resource
> in the past.
> Gary Jones
First comment, sounds like you have a bad image or disk. Second comment,
sounds like you are not using the latest MythDora as that supports SD
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