[mythtv-users] Import and Export of Program Listing Data
myth at dermanouelian.com
Thu Sep 6 03:42:16 UTC 2007
On Sep 5, 2007, at 8:35 PM, David Shay wrote:
> If you are running mysql 5.x, you can actually do this:
> mysqldump -umythtv -pmythtv --xml mythconverg program >program.xml
> Throw in an XSLT transform or two, and you could do the whole thing
> externally fairly simply.
Hey, that's cool. I guess I should read the 5.x docs instead of just
doing everything the 4.1 way I've always done everything. :)
> Not that I understand the value of an extract, still, particularly
> if the intent would be to then share via torrent/usenet/whatever,
> since why not just grab directly the same way the original person
> got it into the myth database. I'll buy the local LAN argument,
> but then you might as well just ship the XML file that you used to
> load the one myth box to the other myth box and load them both from
> the same source. Not an offense, I just don't get it.
I don't get it, either.
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