[mythtv-users] why change db stuff with every version change?
greg at phaze.org
Wed Nov 25 15:16:01 UTC 2009
> > Other points to note: only mythtv-setup and mythbackend can upgrade the MythTV
> > TV database schema. Only plugins can upgrade the plugin schema.
> That's odd. When I ran my test upgrade, I only restarted mythbackend. When I
> started the frontend, I received a message that it wanted to upgrade the
> database, with an OK / Cancel prompt. The impression I got was that the
> upgrade was going to happen at that time.
That's a different update. The TV database schema is handled by the backend/setup. The upgrade the FE prompted you for would have been one of the plugins wanting to update it's portion of the database :)
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