[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r24980 by robertm

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Mon Jun 7 18:50:09 UTC 2010


On Monday 07 Jun 2010 19:22:19 Scott Russell wrote:
> And it should support partial metadata. Often all the data isn't needed,
>  just the missing art, description, etc. Having to clear the entry and then
>  grab new data just to check if partial data is now present isn't exactly
>  friendly to the end user or the services.

The services in general don't support partial grabs, so there is no way to 
reduce the burden on them. Mythvideo will by default on fill in missing fields 
on a grab, it just won't replace existing metadata for good reasons*.

* If you've ever manually corrected or replaced a description then you don't 
want it overwritten.

-- 
Stuart Morgan


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