Feature #454

hostname can end up as type_hostname_here

Added by Human over 9 years ago. Updated almost 9 years ago.

Status:Closed Start date:
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assignee:jams % Done:


Category:Installation/Upgrade Spent time: 0.50 hour
Target version:6.03.00 Estimated time:4.00 hours


If you accept the defaults during the installation process, your hostname will end up as type_hostname_here. Rather than setting type_hostname_here as the default hostname, I recommend adding instructions to the page on which the user chooses the hostname, telling them to type their own hostname if they prefer to set one. The default hostname can be set to something sensible like 'mythtv' for users who either don't care or skip through the installer, accepting the defaults.

Associated revisions

Revision b92d6824
Added by jams almost 9 years ago

mythinstall: new mythvantage
Add -q
removed menupopup after upgrade
set default hostname if ""

refs #389 #665
closes #454


Updated by jams almost 9 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Bug to Feature

Updated by jams almost 9 years ago

  • Category set to Installation/Upgrade
  • Estimated time set to 4.00
  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • Target version set to 6.03.00
  • Assignee set to jams

Updated by jams almost 9 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

Applied in changeset commit:"a6a31307c52de3c8bfa9b9debe4dbc347554bab8".

Updated by jams almost 9 years ago

When the hostname is not acceptable it's defaulted to "diamonds"

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