[mythtv] Autoexpire doesn't remove LiveTV files

Chris Pinkham cpinkham at bc2va.org
Thu Dec 15 02:38:10 EST 2005


> > You can't disable AutoExpire anymore, that setting went away.
> > If you don't want normal recordings autoexpiring, then don't turn
> > on autoexpire on your scheduled recordings.
> > 
> 
> Yeah, this is a very old thread...been very busy lately.
> 
> Anyhow, what is the reason for forcing people to use AutoExpire?  Now I 
> have to go through all my existing recordings and make sure they do not 
> have the flag set?  And then go through all my recording profiles and 
> disable it there as well?  That's 200+ recordings and 30+ recording 
> profiles.

Since you're on the -dev list and running SVN, then it should be
pretty easy for you:

update recorded set autoexpire = 0;
update record set autoexpire = 0;

All done. :)

-- 
Chris



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