[mythtv-users] Automatically delete recordings

Chris Pinkham cpinkham at bc2va.org
Mon Sep 10 00:41:51 UTC 2007


* On Sun Sep 09, 2007 at 05:30:28PM -0700, Andreas wrote:
> > If you know perl, it would be easy to modify the perl bindings to add
> > support for the DELETE_RECORDING and FORCE_DELETE_RECORDING backend

> I guess the difference between DELETE and FORCE_DELETE is that the latter 
> deletes unconditionally?

Yes.  The regular DELETE_RECORDING command will fail if the file is not
accessible.  FORCE_DELETE_RECORDING forces deletion of the metadata in
the DB even if the actual recording file is not found.

--
Chris


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