Twonky Update from 4.4.2 to 4.4.6

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klaus123
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Twonky Update from 4.4.2 to 4.4.6

Post by klaus123 » Sat Aug 30, 2008 8:56 am

Hello

Sorry, but I am not very familiar with linux even I run a debian server (CT-Version) with Twonky media for more than one year.
I run Version 4.4.2 and due to my sons XBox I want to update to the new version. Whar must I do to just update without loosing my old settings?

Thaks fopr you help
KLaus

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mgillespie
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AV Hardware: TwonkyMedia AV UPnP Mediaserver (Marvell Kirkwood ARM Sheevaplug with Debian Squeeze).
2x Noxon V2 audio client
1x PS3 Slim 500GB Audio/Video UPnP client.
1x Sony VGF-CP1 Wireless Photoframe.
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Re: Twonky Update from 4.4.2 to 4.4.6

Post by mgillespie » Sun Aug 31, 2008 11:02 am

All your settings are held in a file called: twonkyvision-mediaserver.ini

Where this is located depends upon your system configuration. It may be in the program directory, or it may be in /etc or /etc/conf.d/

As long as you have a backup of this file, you can stop the mediaserver process, extract the new files, and start it again, all should be fine (the linux zip does not contain a configuration file, so yours should be retained just fine).

It's highly recommended to rebuild your database after upgrading. (do this in the web UI, under Maintenance)

Hope this helps!
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