[mythtv-users] Dump of Setup > TV > Playback page from database
ray.whiteman at consultant.com
Mon Jul 28 07:02:22 UTC 2008
Answered my own question.
The TV Playback settings are held in the settings table in mythconverg
To dump them I have written a simple dump.sql script.
The contents look like
|select * from settings|
then run this simple command line.
|mysql -u mythtv -h mythtv --password=mythtv --database=mythconverg <
~/dump_settings.sql > ~/settings_backup|
-h = <hostname>
-u = <myth sql username>
-- password = <myth sql username password>
Ray Whiteman wrote:
> I have just run through an irritating couple hours resetting my
> xorg/.rc.nvidia-settings/TV playback options after a failed attempt at
> getting XVMC working.
> Is there a way (scripted ideally) of dumping the TV Playback settings to
> a human readable text file to allow me to capture the configuration
> before fooling about next time?
> I can obviously backup xorg.conf and .rc-nvida-settings, and I can dump
> the myth database. But restoring an entire database to get those
> configuration options back seems unwieldy.
> For now I am using the old fashioned pen and paper method.
> Thanks for your help.
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