Perl Deleting Shows
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Deleting Shows using Perl
MythTV has bindings for perl that allow you to delete a show based on its filename. The following code can be used in a perl script:
use MythTV; $Myth = new MythTV(); $file = $Myth->new_recording($ARGV); $Myth->backend_command(['FORCE_DELETE_RECORDING', $file->to_string()], '0');
Using a command line of:
Would result in the show being deleted.