[mythtv] Proposed work on MythVideo - Re-tool video-manager forlarge libraries, Add the concept of a 'series'

Andreas linuxdreas at dslextreme.com
Thu Sep 18 22:57:05 UTC 2008

Am Donnerstag, 18. September 2008 15:43:38 schrieb Xavier Hervy:
> Andreas wrote:
> > The infrastructure in the database is there to support multiple
> > categories for each video: the table videogenre holds an index of all
> > genres, and videometadatagenre hasa  row for the video id and a row for
> > the category (genre) id. AFAIK, multiple categories / tagging is not
> > supported in the GUI, though.
> categories and genres are to different things in the database. One video
> can belong to one category but more than one genres (unless some change
> mythvideo since I wrote this feature).
> When I did it, I had in mind to make the difference between trailer,
> movie, serie, .... using category while genre hold hmmm .... the genres
> :) Xavier

Sorry, you're right. I was looking at my import script again, and yeah, it 
treats "genre" and "category" differently, just as you describe it.


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