[mythtv-users] Ubuntu 0.20 and mythpretty.sh

Yeechang Lee ylee at pobox.com
Mon Dec 4 04:55:21 UTC 2006

Don Sheehan <don.sheehan at gmail.com> says:
> 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.

less contrib/mythrename.pl
perl contrib/mythrename.pl --help

What I use in crontab:

perl /usr/share/doc/mythtv-0.20/contrib/mythrename.pl --format "\%T
\%- \%Y-\%m-\%d, \%g-\%i \%A, ch\%c" --replacement -

Note that this actually renames the filenames as opposed to generating

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