[mythtv-users] Update MythVideo from command line?

Jos Hoekstra joshoekstra at gmx.net
Sat Nov 17 11:13:23 UTC 2007

William Pettersson schreef op 17-11-2007 0:50:
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> So, I use MythVideo a fair amount.  At the moment, MythVideo on the
> frontends just scans the filesystem and loads the info into the
> database.  However, it does take at least a few seconds to load,
> sometimes up to 10-20 seconds.
> I did use the database method for a while, but it got cumbersome to run
> to my TV, hope no-one is using the frontend, open the video browser and
> tell it to update.
> What I want to be able to do, is copy in a bunch of video files, and
> then from a command line, update the database.  Is this possible?



is the imdbupdater tool, which can be run from cli.
Be sure to read the readme, it might do some things you don't expect it 
to do.



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