[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #3041: MythMusic scanning improvements
stuart at tase.co.uk
Thu Feb 22 23:44:03 UTC 2007
On Thursday 22 February 2007 22:58:21 MythTV wrote:
> I've just given this a try and it seems to work fine. My music collection
> probably isn't a good test for this because I do have a lot of compilation
> albums and also lots of directories with only one or two tracks in them
> even so I did see a speed improvement.
> With a clean DB scanning 7782 tracks took
> - with HEAD 7min 52secs
> - with patch 6min 03secs
> Manually copying an album with 18 tracks into the music directory and
> performing a rescan
> - with HEAD 37secs
> - with patch 29secs
Well it's a start. I'll keep looking for improvements.
If I can knock even 1 hundredths of a second off the time it takes for the
length calculation that would amount to over a minute saved in scanning time
for a collection of that size.
There are plenty of other places a few seconds can be saved too.
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