[mythtv] [PATCH]Shouldn't MythVideo store filenames relative
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Thu Mar 17 11:06:27 UTC 2005
J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
> Neale Swinnerton wrote:
>> I've been having a problem with MythVideo and the way it stores
>> filenames in the Database.
>> I have 1 machine that acts as a nfs server and another frontend that
>> mounts the Video directory from that nfs server. On the nfs server I
>> occasionally run a frontend that accesses the disk 'direct' (and via a
>> different path)
> And there's your problem. Mount your shares in the same location and
> you're fine.
That's certainly an option, but why support different frontend values of
VideoStartupDir if it has to be set the same on all frontends?
>> The existing code seems to have some support for multiple
>> VideoStartupDirs, separated by ':', I've removed this, since it would
>> then mean each frontend would need to search for the appropriate
>> VideoStartupDir, which seemed odd to me.
> So, you remove a feature that was just added in order to avoid mounting
> your drives consistently?
:-) I think the ability to have multiple video dirs is probably a good
idea, I don't need it at the moment tho.
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