[mythtv-users] Can Myth auto-name MPG recordings with show names?

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Sun Sep 24 19:49:23 UTC 2006

> mythrename is pretty sweet... After running it I can browse to the
> directory from my Windows box and double-click the .nuv files. Is
> there a reason that myth doesn't do this by default when creating
> files?

You can set it up as an hourly cron job if you want it done automatically.

> As for mythweb, I never noticed that before. Has anybody been able to
> set it up so you can stream the files from mythweb, without running a
> full download? For example, I click a recording and I watch it as it
> downloads? Would that be myth/mythweb thing, or a MIME setting in
> Apache?

I think it does (or used to) if you have dsmyth installed on your
Windows PC. I say "used to" because I think a read recently that it's
broken in 0.20 but should get fixed in 0.20.1 which is due in a few

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