User:Trogod/System0Upgrade1810

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  1. install Xubuntu, see below
  2. installing and configuring mythtv
  3. installing other needed items, like ALSA?
  4. installing extras, like VNC
  5. configuring system details

TO-DO List

  • connect a network switch to router so that both HD HomeRun units are available

partition hard drive

$ sudo parted -l
Model: ATA SAMSUNG HD204UI (scsi)
Disk /dev/sda: 2000GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: gpt
Disk Flags: 

Number  Start   End     Size    File system  Name  Flags
 1      1049kB  2000GB  2000GB  jfs                msftdata


Model: ATA Samsung SSD 850 (scsi)
Disk /dev/sdb: 250GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: msdos
Disk Flags: 

Number  Start   End     Size    Type      File system  Flags
 1      1049kB  1050MB  1049MB  primary   ext2         boot
 3      1364MB  2413MB  1049MB  primary   ext2
 2      3926MB  134GB   130GB   extended
 5      4451MB  134GB   129GB   logical                lvm


Model: Linux device-mapper (linear) (dm)
Disk /dev/mapper/mythbuntu--vg-root: 58.0GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: loop
Disk Flags: 

Number  Start  End     Size    File system  Flags
 1      0.00B  58.0GB  58.0GB  ext4


Model: Linux device-mapper (linear) (dm)
Disk /dev/mapper/mythbuntu--vg-swap_1: 4295MB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: loop
Disk Flags: 

Number  Start  End     Size    File system     Flags
 1      0.00B  4295MB  4295MB  linux-swap(v1)


Model: Linux device-mapper (linear) (dm)
Disk /dev/mapper/mythbuntu--vg-sysB: 53.7GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: loop
Disk Flags: 

Number  Start  End     Size    File system  Flags
 1      0.00B  53.7GB  53.7GB  ext4

Install Xubuntu

Installed from Xubuntu-18.10-desktop-amd64 with special options FIXME because I installed onto a separate partition

this was helpful: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuDesktopLVM#Install_lvm2_onto_your_new_Ubuntu_Install

Ubuntu 18.10 cosmic

sudo apt-get update