[mythtv-users] Multiple directories

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Tue Nov 20 12:30:26 UTC 2007

Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 11/20/2007 06:27 AM, Nicolas Will wrote:
>>      4. mv /var/lib/mythtv/recordings/* /srv/mythtv/recordings
> Too bad this one takes so long.  Perhaps once hard drives get
> unreasonably large (i.e. Seagate is aiming for 300TB drives by
> 2010--large, even by MythTV standards), manufacturers will stop pushing
> GB and start pushing performance.
> If nothing else, though, the occasional mv is a great way to defrag a
> Myth drive.
Personally, I'd do a copy, check the copy is OK, then delete the original. I've 
been bit before doing a mv when something's died...

Miuke Perkins

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