[mythtv-users] changed storage location, move old recordings, fix db?

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Mon Aug 7 14:52:01 UTC 2006


George Nychis wrote:
> Hey guys,
>
> I changed my location of storage to a newly acquired hard drive.  My old
> location used to be /mnt/store but now I ran mythtv-setup and changed it
> to a different location.
>
> I was hoping that it would move my old recordings from /mnt/store to the
> new directory, and then fix the database, but it didn't.
>
> Can I simply move them to the new storage location?  Or do things need
> updated in the database also as to where their location is?
>   
A mount point is just a pointer, why not just use the same mount point 
or at a minimum,just symlink the old to the new so the system sees them 
in both places.

Kevin


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