View unanswered posts    View active topics

All times are UTC - 6 hours





Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Print view Previous topic   Next topic  
Author Message
Search for:
 Post subject: R8.1 Upgrade
PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 12:57 am 
Offline
Joined: Sun Sep 05, 2004 7:06 pm
Posts: 690
One of my frontend's started to act up this evening so I decided to try the upgrade from R8.02. I didn't realize the update was quite a change (Myth 27), As I got into it I decided to just wipe out my ssd and reload the frontend from scratch. Had a little trouble getting a good cd but once past that the install was straightforward. Once the machine was finished I noticed that my frontend would not come up. I manually kicked it off and got a message that schema on the backend was too old. So I knew I had to also do the MasterBE/FE. On the Master box I just did did it through
Code:
Pacman -Syu
and it updated Linhes/Myth/Xbmc/Google-Chrome without a hitch.

The frontend was a little more work. I had to configure sound for my Logitech Z5 USB Speakers in Myth Setup, Alsamixer. and Xbmc. When I updated Xbmc I got an old error about duplicate file and just deleted it and reinstalled the package. Once inside XBMC I had work through and XBMC error 2 when trying to connect my shares. I installed samba and configured the workgroup name but this did not fix it. Finally on google it was suggested to manually map the share and this works :D

Thoughts

Do the upgrade via pacman and it a lot less work. So far I like the new theme for Linhes, Now my frontend boots faster than ever and shuts down clean no sql messages.

Thanks for the upgrade to 27 much appreciated


Top
 Profile  
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 


All times are UTC - 6 hours




Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group

Theme Created By ceyhansuyu