[mythtv-users] moving information between slave backends
rogerheflin at gmail.com
Wed May 7 20:56:59 UTC 2008
Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 05/07/2008 03:26 PM, Roger Heflin wrote:
>> You can move the recordings and then put symbolic links to were the recordings
>> have moved to (so longs as all of the disks can be seen at the same locations on
>> all machines), I have done this in the past before storage groups existed, and
>> it works decent, just don't run the mythrename command as it will only rename
>> the links and not what is pointed at and you will have a real mess.
> Though, really, running mythrename.pl and not specifying --link (i.e.
> saying, "Don't rename the files, but create a directory of links
> providing a view of the files") makes a real mess, even if you don't
> have links.
I know that *NOW*, the first time I tried it, I did not.
Since then, I use the --link option and that works quite nicely, without it
things get interesting.
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