[mythtv-users] mythrename.pl and transcoding
myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Apr 18 22:37:07 UTC 2007
On Apr 18, 2007, at 3:39 PM, Lan Barnes wrote:
> I started running mythrename.pl every night to make it easier to
> see my
> files in the CLI. Now I find out that mythtranscode needs elements
> of the
> default file name (or I need to be able to find them out) to work,
> recording time and channel ID.
> OK, I can see two fixes (three if you count undoing mythrename.pl, but
> that doesn't help the one old program I really want to record):
> 1. a way to reverse mythrename.pl and name them back
> 2. a way to query the data base by the new name to get the required
> Anybody have the way out?
Or you could use the --link option to make symlinks with pretty names
instead of actually changing the names on disk.
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