[mythtv-users] Manual transcode?

Rod Smith mythtv at rodsbooks.com
Sun Nov 25 18:30:52 UTC 2007

On Saturday 24 November 2007 19:23:18 Randall Hopper wrote:
> When you do a manual transcode of a recorded show MPEG to another MPEG
> file...
> What's the proper way to replace the old one with the new so Myth is happy
> with it (i.e. ensure it attaches to the pre-existing program data on the
> show, seek tables rebuilt, etc.).

I don't know if this is the "proper" or most efficient way to do it, but I 
just copy the new file to the old one's name and then do a lossless 
transcode. This seems to do the job for me.

Rod Smith

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