[mythtv-users] Recordings Directory Corrupted.

Buechler, Mark R Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com
Thu Mar 11 14:33:56 EST 2004

Um, I see your point.. was fooled by the unlink(). Looks like it calls
RingBuffer::Reset() which seeks to 0.. hmm, probably just slow drives..

-----Original Message-----
From: Isaac Richards [mailto:ijr at po.cwru.edu]
Sent: Thursday, March 11, 2004 1:05 PM
To: Discussion about mythtv
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Recordings Directory Corrupted.

On Thursday 11 March 2004 12:44 pm, Buechler, Mark R wrote:
> 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
> deletion.

This will be pretty difficult to do, as it does not delete the ringbuffer on

channel changes.

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