[mythtv-users] Rebuilding recorded show database

Mitch Gore mitchell.gore at gmail.com
Mon Aug 27 18:47:06 UTC 2007

On 8/27/07, Michelle Dupuis <support at ocg.ca> wrote:
> I had an error in myth when trying to play a recorded show (it said file
> was
> missing).  I wondered if my database needs to be rebuilt...perhaps corrupt
> or some old crash left overs.
> Is there a way to rebuild the list of recorded shows (preserving all info
> if
> possible)?
> Thanks,
> MD

You can use myth.find_orphans.pl in the contrib directory to find errors in
the database.

Or, to rebuild there is a script that will rebuild called
myth.rebuilddatabase.pl This will take orphaned files and put them in the
database but it wont restore show info.

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