[mythtv-users] Samba share of mythfs.py filesystem not working
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Jan 29 03:58:16 UTC 2011
On 01/28/2011 10:24 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 1/28/2011 20:54, E. Westbrook wrote:
>> On Fri, Jan 28, 2011 at 08:32, Raymond Wagner wrote:
>>> Yes there is, but the event only provides the channel ID and start
>>> time. There is not enough information to reconstruct the filename
>>> to know which link to delete.
>> Wouldn't it be sufficient to determine the filename to pass the
>> format string to mythlink.pl as a command-line argument for the event
>> definition? Or derive it from the mytlink.pl config?
> To be honest, I don't know how that would work. When the system event
> is sent to the connected machines, only the chanid and starttime is
> defined. Normally, the machine can then look up the recording to pass
> on to the registered command, but if the recording has been deleted,
> there will be nothing to look up. The easiest option would probably
> be to just have a 'cleanup' mode, where it scans the directory, and
> removes any dead symlinks.
Which is basically what running without --chanid/--starttime is... It
cleans up everything, then re-creates.
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