[mythtv-users] Ubuntu 0.20 and mythpretty.sh

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Mon Dec 4 00:56:00 UTC 2006

On Dec 3, 2006, at 4:42 PM, Don Sheehan wrote:

> I really liked the way KnoppMyth made the symlinks to a /pretty/  
> directory via the mythpretty.sh script. (If I have remembered the  
> name correctly. I believe it was in contrib.) However, the 0.20  
> version in Ubuntu does not seem to have that script. I have googled  
> and searched the archives here but must be either using the wrong  
> term or something.
> Is there a script that can pull data from the database (name,  
> subtitle, and perhaps date) and create a symlink with that info to  
> the actual 1052_2006... files?
> If this has been covered, please provide a keyword to search for in  
> the archives.
> Thanks!

The script is in the contrib directory called mythrename.pl. This  
script will rename the actual files so you have to use it with the -- 
link flag and specify a directory where you want to store the symlinks.

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