[mythtv-users] Recordings Directory Corrupted.

Buechler, Mark R Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com
Thu Mar 11 12:44:56 EST 2004

My bad.. I'm editing the code to not unlink the old ringbuffer.. we'll see
if that makes a difference. I would also be interested in taking a look at a
whole new login for creating ringbuffers and recording files.. at the very
least I plan to add an option in the database to turn off ringbuffer

- Mark.

-----Original Message-----
From: Adrian Phillips [mailto:adrianp at broadpark.no]
Sent: Thursday, March 11, 2004 10:14 AM
To: Discussion about mythtv
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Recordings Directory Corrupted.

>>>>> "Mark" == Buechler, Mark R <Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com> writes:

    Mark> On the discussion of filesystems what is everyone's
    Mark> experience with filesystems? I've not looked at the source
    Mark> yet for myth but I assume when a channel change is made the
    Mark> current ringbuffer is delete and a new one created before
    Mark> the channel is changed. I know on my system with not the
    Mark> fastest SCSI drives it takes about 2-3 seconds to delete the
    Mark> old and create a new ringbuffer before it kicks off the
    Mark> channel change script. The filesystem which works best
    Mark> should be very fast on deletions I suppose. Has anyone any
    Mark> input on this?

Archives, archives, archives ! Or Google, google, google :-)


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