[mythtv-users] Recordings won't delete
John.Veness.myth at pelago.org.uk
Sun Nov 11 22:14:54 UTC 2007
Gary Elder wrote:
> I had to rebuild my system, and subsequently restored my database from a
> backup. Somewhere along the way I deleted some recordings from my
> recording directory. The recordings are still listed as recorded
> programs in the frontend, but of course when I try watch them I get a
> message that states the files could not be found. When I try to delete
> them, the recorded program disappears from the listings but then
> reappears after a few seconds.
> I've tried running myth.rebuilddatabase.pl and optimize_mythdb.pl. Both
> ran successfully, but they didn't fix the problem. Suggestions?
I don't know which version you are on, but I think this was fixed in
recent versions, so that you can 'delete' missing recordings.
John Veness, MythTV user, UK, DVB-T
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