[mythtv] Storage Groups - OK to move files between directories in same group ?
dbackeberg at gmail.com
Mon Mar 17 13:19:35 UTC 2008
If your actual problem is that this system is noisy, perhaps a better
solution is to move the machine somewhere else and use a quiet
lightweight mythfrontend, like a mac mini. (It sounds like money isn't
an object if you just bought 10x 1TB drives and a system to power
them.) I'm not sure the problem you're trying to solve is your real
On Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 5:49 AM, Albert Graham <agraham at g-b.net> wrote:
> I'm using MythTV v0.21, I love the idea of storage groups, in my case I
> have 10x1TB drives, two are raid 0, and 8 are raid5,
> Now this machine is rather noisy with all 10 drives hammering away, so I
> setup my default Recording storage group as follows:-
> /disk1 (raid0 2TB)
> /disk2 (raid5 7TB)
> At night time, I, unmount the /disk2 array, which forces MythTV to
> record on to /disk1 (even if it writes to /disk2 as that mount point is
> on disk1.
> My question is, is it OK to move the new nightly recordings from /disk1
> to /disk2 (once mounted), both /disk1 and /disk2 are in the same storage
> group ?
> I've tried this and I pretty sure it works OK, except now and again I
> get program listings like "_NO_TITLE_" and when I try play it says file
> not found ?, no "I"nfo is available for the file - except length in
> Assuming I cannot do this because the path is hardcoded in the database,
> can anyone post a short sql cmd that corrects the path from old to new
> so I can build a script that updates the database as it moves the files.
> Thanks in advance.
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