[mythtv-users] how to delete all senders?
greg12866 at nycap.rr.com
Sun Dec 13 16:40:38 UTC 2009
> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 08:02:25PM -0500, greg wrote:
>> lee wrote:
>>> delete from channel where name="";
>> When you first installed mythtv it should have made a back up of the
>> database...See if you have that Back up available.. If so, use the
>> back up and restore scripts:
> Hm, if I have a backup, I don't know where it is.
>> The next time you want to get rid of the unknowns use the channel
>> editor, it takes longer,but you won't corrupt your database..
> There are too many channels to do it manually. Is there some
> documentation about the database design?
> It seems to work fine so far, and some dead data in the database won't
> really matter. But it bothers me ... and it could cause problems after
> some time which then would be hard to solve.
> What if I just delete all tables or the whole database? Will it/they
> be recreated when running mythtv-setup?
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Depending how you set it up the backup may be in.
As for the channel editor,better to spend a hour with it, than trash
your database and spend days trying to repair....Safe trumps quick in
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