[mythtv-users] Need some help recovering from a filesystem crash

William wmunson at rochester.rr.com
Sun Oct 10 12:35:04 UTC 2004

In .16 there is a util in the contrib folder called (i think)
mythrebuilddatabase which should do exactly what you want.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org 
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of nowhere
> Sent: Friday, October 08, 2004 12:21 AM
> To: MythTV Users
> Subject: [mythtv-users] Need some help recovering from a 
> filesystem crash
> Hey everyone,
> Unfortunately I was unable to recover my root partition from 
> a crash I had. Luckily tho, all the hardware seems to be ok 
> at the moment.
> So, I have reinstalled with FC2 (needed to do this anyway) 
> and I was able to recover my /video partition so I have all 
> the recordings. I am hoping the following exists: 1. A source 
> I can reverse lookup the chanid,starttime to get the show 
> title and subtitle 2. A script already written to ls, lookup, 
> and insert back into the db.
> I'm quite sure I am nuts to think that this exists but worth 
> a try anyway.
> In the likely case there is no script does anyone know 
> how/where I can do the reverse lookup?  If I can get this 
> info the script I can write...
> Thanks!
> Eric

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