[mythtv] Mythvideo and updating metadata
robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
Mon Aug 10 02:38:32 UTC 2009
On Sun, Aug 9, 2009 at 7:33 PM, BP<lists at qucae.com> wrote:
> With the additional artwork displayed in MythVideo I have been updating my
> metadata. This has lead me to one very big annoyance: MythVideo deletes
> metadata even when the tmdb query returns no data. This has been for
> various reasons such as network errors, backend errors at tmdb (rails
> errors), not very robust searching of tmdb (there are several movies the
> tmdb script returns nothing for which I can find searching directly at the
> site and which imdb.pl previously found) and movies not having any data on
> Considering there is an option to "reset metadata", should the "download
> metadata" and "download images only" features reset fields when no data is
> found? My preference is to only update fields that data was found for. I
> definitely don't think that data should be reset to defaults when an error
> searching was encountered.
> If others agree with my perspective and if someone wants to point me to the
> code involved, I'm willing to work on a patch.
I will fix this this week, already know where the issue is, just need
to test a bit.
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