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- charrua - 2010-06-23 12:41
Cyb3rH4Xter Wrote:Oh, thx for answer, Will update when in home from work. But does it exist a newer version of the xbmc live build?Yes: http://mirrors.xbmc.org/nightlies/live/
- bradvido88 - 2010-06-25 02:36
I've been away from the scene for a while now. Has there been any resolution from Team XBMC about what to do for storing images centrally? Just storing the URI, storing them withing the DB itself, etc?
- ould - 2010-06-25 16:06
I decided to give this a try today on my "test" box. I don't really use xbmc much on this box so I like to use it to test things out on. Anyways this is on a fully up to date Arch Linux system with MySql and phpmyadmin running well. XBMC build is 31321. My advanced settings file is like so:
Everything is running locally on the same machine at the moment. I went to one of my HTPC setups and exported its libraries(all my machines have the same folder structure for movies/music/tv shared over NFS.) So I ran XBMC and it created the mysql database as I can see from phpmyadmin and it populated the data from my import. All seems well but The TV Shows menu doesn't even appear and while Movies appears I just get a blank screen when I enter into it. Also i noticed there are only 15 tables in my database as follows:
Not sure if that is correct but none of them refer to TV Shows at all. So I was thinking maybe the database structure changed between my older HTPC builds and my test box up to date build so I decided to delete the database I just created and re add the shares for movies/tv and set content, etc etc and then let xbmc update itself. No dice same exact behaviour.
Any ideas here?
- charrua - 2010-06-25 16:27
ould Wrote:Any ideas here?
Check the collation of the xbmc_video database, if it's utf-8 drop it, create a new one choosing latin1 as collation and run xbmc again.
It should create all the tables and populate them all too.
- ould - 2010-06-25 16:45
charrua Wrote:Check the collation of the xbmc_video database, if it's utf-8 drop it, create a new one choosing latin1 as collation and run xbmc again.
Yep that was the problem. Thanks!! Looks good, everything imported ok this time. Woot!
- Cyb3rH4Xter - 2010-06-26 15:58
I updated my XBMC (uninstalled and installed new one) to latest build (r31328) and now the mysql works ^^
But it seems that you guys have changed in the filesystem a bit, i can't find the skins folder? I am running xbmc win32. It's installed in default C:\Program Files\XBMC\
Where is it?
- Arnaud - 2010-06-26 17:20
Check "Addon" directory in C:\Program Files\XBMC\
All the skins are named like this : skin.<skin_name>
- Cyb3rH4Xter - 2010-06-26 19:29
thank you But i think i will switch back to to stable camelot, the nightly are to unstable for me.
- dpaget21 - 2010-06-27 02:19
Hello I am trying to figure out this Mysql. I have Mac OS 10.6 with mysql running nightly build 31415 and advancedsettings.xml looks like this
When I open xbmc there is no db created?
Can anyone help?
- charrua - 2010-06-27 03:28
dpaget21 Wrote:Hello I am trying to figure out this Mysql. I have Mac OS 10.6 with mysql running nightly build 31415 and advancedsettings.xml looks like thisDon't use root as the user, use a different one, it should work.