[mythtv-users] Can I use MythArchive from frontend?
cpinkham at bc2va.org
Sun Oct 22 23:36:54 UTC 2006
* On Sun Oct 22, 2006 at 07:19:52PM -0400, Russell Brown wrote:
> > From the author of MythArchive:
> > http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/224398#224398
> > Mike
> I was disappointed to read the post cited above.
> I had used mytharchive (once) on a frontend
> and it worked fine. Now I find this is not possible. :)
> I have my recordings mounted as an nfs share
> and I think I use the same path on all machines.
> But, I guess I will remove the DVD burner for the
> other (currently burnerless) frontend from my wishlist
> at Newegg.
I think this could easily be fixed by making MythArchive use the standard
ProgramInfo::GetPlaybackURL() method of finding the file location
instead of using gContext->GetSetting("RecordFilePrefix") and building
the filename itself.
Hopefully Paul will see this and take care of it, if not I'll have to
do so as part of my ongoing Storage Groups project since the
RecordFilePrefix setting will go away with the introduction of
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