[mythtv-users] Moving files between Backends

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Fri Aug 13 10:39:37 EDT 2004

Chris Pinkham wrote:

>I've got a patch that will show MythVideo files in the Watch Recordings
>screen and allow you to play them the same way you play regular MythTV
>recordings.  The code calls out to the MythVideo plugin to do the actual
>playing so it users whatever player you have configured in MythVideo to do
>the actual playing.
>It will be in CVS sometime, but I'm trying to think of a way I can easily
>reproduce the directory tree browsing method inside the current Watch
>Recordings screen or if I should just leave it with all videos in a single
>"virtual" recording group called MythVideo as I have it now.
>Works nice, my .avi movies are listed right alongside my MythTV
I had been thinking along these lines as well except I was considering a 
"Move to/from MythVideo/Watch Recordings" option that would actually 
slide a program from one to the other, creating the relevant databsae 
entries, etc.  


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