[mythtv-users] change recordings directory with SQL

Anduin Withers awithers at anduin.com
Tue Jan 23 19:47:49 UTC 2007

> I would like to change the recordings directory on a mythbackend *without*
> using the mythtv-setup GUI.

You could always just use X forwarding, but:

mysql -u mythtv -p mythconverg -e "update settings set data = 'mynewdir'
where value = 'RecordFilePrefix'"

Anduin Withers

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