[mythtv] Multiple recording directories

Paul Greidanus paul at majestik.org
Thu Jan 13 15:41:32 EST 2005



John Patrick Poet wrote:

>
>>>One problem with this is when MythTv deletes or autoexpires a recording.
>>>With sybolic links (as in fact I have at the moment) only the symbolic
>>>links get removed. There needs to be some code change in MythTv
>>>to handle this ...
>>>
>>>Terry
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>Could be hacked into my script idea too.. see if the link goes away, or
>>check the database and see if the file has been expired, and delete it
>>that way.. but this hack is going to get messy very quickly.
>>    
>>
>
>
>There is already a check-box on one of the setup screens to tell Myth to
>follow sym-links when deleting programs.  I know from personal experience
>that it works.
>
>I don't remember which setup page it is on.  Maybe it is only in the CVS,
>and that is why you don't see it?
>
>  
>
Could also be, that I've never actually gotten the idea out of my head 
too :)

I've never tried any of this yet.. I only have the one disk in my 
machine right now, so it hasn't been a big deal at all.


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