[mythtv-users] more about config.xml
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Sep 3 13:23:36 UTC 2012
On 09/03/2012 05:43 AM, John Pilkington wrote:
> After needing to add
> to config.xml I thought it might be a good idea to make the file
> Now I see "Could not open settings file /home/John/.mythtv/config.xml
> for writing" after calls to
> mythutil --clearcutlist
> mythtranscode --mpeg2 --buildindex
> The calls seem to do what is expected. Do they need write access?
> Would my edit be in danger if they had it?
Let me just say that in unstable/development, handling has changed
completely and 0.26 and above should be much more sensible in config.xml
handling. However, by making it read-only, MythTV apps will be unable
to fix the configuration file if anything ever needs changing.
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