[mythtv-users] 0.25 Music & Videos Questions
Scott & Nicole Harris
snharris99 at live.com
Fri Apr 13 01:45:17 UTC 2012
>>>> Has MythMusic actually been reduced to such a level that it is actually
>>>> clumsy and unusable?
>>>I don't have any answers to your questions, but the whole MythMusic
>>>rewrite has been beaten to death on this list already, and yea,
>>>basically we just have to live with it. File a bug report though, it
>>>may end up getting fixed for 0.26.
>> That's my point, I'm trying to conform to the new "way", I really,
>> am. However, at this point, I can't even seem to get that to work. It
>> seems that *every* time you reboot your frontend, no matter how hard
>> tried to confirm and set up playlists and such, you get a blank slate
>> empty playlists and have to start 100% from scratch again. I don't even
>> know what's a bug and what's "by design" anymore with it because it's so
>> friggin hard to work with, I keep assuming it must be me doing it wrong.
> I recall a report that if the frontend is not exited cleanly then the
>playlists were not saved. How are you rebooting? Do you exit the Music
Thanks for the reply. In my previous post, I've gotten it narrowed down to
I have to exit the frontend, then restart the frontend before rebooting
which would line up with your recollection. In answer to your question, I
am exiting the Music plugin -> Exit and stop playing -> Go to Myth's Main
Menu -> Esc -> Do you Really Want to Exit MythTv? -> Yes, Exit and Reboot.
I can't say this is a "clean" exit, but it's done from within MyhtTV, so one
would think so. If I do this without first exiting MythTV, then
re-launching MythTV to reboot (remember, I just have a remote to work with),
all is gone.
The "funnny" thing is, if I Do the same so procedure, but select simply "Yes
, Exit Now" at the "Really Exit MythTV" question instead of "Yes, Exit and
Reboot" that is apparently a "clean" exit because I don't lose anything that
Aren't the playlists saved to the database? It would seem that when you
save a playlist (either new or to existing), it should be written to the
database and that should be the end of it, regardless of how you exit the
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