[mythtv] Mythgame - roms with apostrophes not showing up

Paul Harrison mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Mon Jul 30 19:59:30 UTC 2007

Mike LaPlante wrote:
> I'm running Axel's bleeding repo SVN (which is like 13756) and I just 
> noticed I was missing a few roms in my MythGame selection. Turns out all 
> roms with apostrophes in the filename are not being read during the rom 
> scan.
> I'm not using the romdb or doing an in depth scan (not sure if that 
> matters). I did try checking the "use filename" option and re-scanning 
> but that didn't help.
> I have since just removed all the apostrophes since I really don't care 
> if they are there or not. I'm not really savvy on how to file a bug, but 
> not sure I'd want to since this might have already been fixed in a newer 
> SVN. Just figured I would drop a note here for someone to see. Disregard 
> if need be.
> Cheers.
> Mike
There is a ticket already open with a similar problem - 
http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/3072. Not sure if it's exactly the
same but it may be worth adding a comment to that ticket. It may help
Greg understand why it's failing for some people.

Paul H.

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