[mythtv-users] mythtv can't see .nuv videos

David Watkins watkinshome at gmail.com
Sun Nov 5 02:13:11 UTC 2006

On 05/11/06, Florin Andrei <florin at andrei.myip.org> wrote:
> I upgraded the OS and at the same time upgraded to the latest MythTV
> version. I did not save the old database, just the directory with all
> the recordings as .nuv files.
> I moved the old .nuv files to a directory somewhere and configured
> MythTV to look at that directory for videos.
> I added the .nuv file type to MythTV and told it that it's handled by
> the internal player.
> The problem is, I go to Media Library / Watch Videos and it says "no
> files found".
> But there are lots of files in that directory, a bunch of NUV, some VOB,
> etc. Permissions are correct.

There's a 'Manage Videos' page in the front-end setup.  You have to go
there first before myth will add the videos to the database.

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