[mythtv-users] Can Myth auto-name MPG recordings with show names?

Nick knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Sun Sep 24 03:23:10 UTC 2006


On 24/09/06, Matt Emmott <memmott at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running MythTV 0.20 with a PVR-150 card. All my recordings are put
> in the /video directory, which right now is full of .mpg files with
> filenames like 1004_20060923153001.mpg, etc. I can connect to the box
> over CIFS from my Windows box and view the mpg files as videos. My
> question is - Is there a way to make Myth rename these files so they
> are more descriptive, like with the show title in the filename or
> something?

Check out the /mythtv/contrib/mythrename.pl script.

Nick

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