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'''mythtv-setup''' is a configuration utility for configuring [[
|−|<pre>mythtv-setup</pre> is the first program to start with your overall MythTV setup. |+|
'''mythtv-setup''' is a configuration utility for configuring []. the first .
|−|As of version 0.20.2, it comprises of 4 sections: | |
|−|1. General | |
|−|2. Capture cards | |
|−|3. Video sources | |
|−|4. Input connections | |
|−|5. Channel Editor | |
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|−|All these sections are briefly explained in [[http://www.mythtv. org/docs/mythtv- HOWTO-9.html#ss9. 1 Configuring MythTV]] section of Robert Kulagowski. This wiki page will explain in-depth all options and provide useful screenshots for new users. |+|
in mythtv. mythtv-. will .
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|−|==General == |+|
|−|General settings. |+|
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Capture Cards== |+|
Video capture card]] configuration. |+|
[] video sources.
|−|==[[Video Source]]s== | |
|−|TV listing service configuration. | |
|−|==Input Connections== | |
|−|Associate [[Video Source|video sources ]] with capture cards. | |
|−|==Channel Editor== | |
|−|Channel configuration. | |
|−|==[[Storage Groups]]== | |
|−|File storage configuration. | |
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Revision as of 15:18, 15 March 2012
mythtv-setup is a configuration utility for configuring Mythbackend. This utility must be used before attempting to run the backend for the first time.
Note: Nearly all settings in mythtv-setup require that mythbackend be restarted before they take effect. If your backend is running, mythtv-setup has the option to close mythbackend before running. If using MythBuntu, this will be performed automatically by a wrapper script.
By running myhtv-setup one gets...
- Capture cards
- Video sources
- Input connections
- Channel Editor
- Storage Directories
- System Events
- mythfilldatabase -- you will want to run this program after making any additions or changes to the channel lineup in "video sources" or "channel editor".
All these sections are briefly explained in: