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* Package up existing mythtv in case you need to revert back:
 
* Package up existing mythtv in case you need to revert back:
 
   <pre>quickpkg media-tv/mythtv</pre>
 
   <pre>quickpkg media-tv/mythtv</pre>
* Back up database:
 
  <pre>mysqldump -u mythtv -p mythtv mythconverg > mythconverg-`date +%F`.sql</pre>
 
''You should backup the database RIGHT before stopping mythbackend. No harm in doing multiple backups, though''
 
  
 
=== Build new system ===
 
=== Build new system ===

Revision as of 15:24, 12 September 2006


Back up existing system

  • Package up existing mythtv in case you need to revert back:
quickpkg media-tv/mythtv

Build new system

  cp MythTV-0.20-Overlay.tar.bz2 /usr/local/portage
  cd /usr/local/portage
  tar -xjf MythTV-0.20-Overlay.tar.bz2
  • Build the packages (but don't install yet):
emerge -B mythtv

Note: This wiki entry is in-progress. I don't recommend following it until it is finished