[mythtv-users] nuvexport Specifying Recordings Directory

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Jan 7 17:58:24 UTC 2008

On 01/06/2008 06:06 AM, Ian Barton wrote:
>>> Loading MythTV recording info.
>>> Recordings directory /var/lib/mythtv/ doesn't exist!
>> You say you're running svn -- are you running nuvexport on the same host
>> as the backend?
> Very late post with a solution in case anyone had the same problem! In 
> the settings table of mythconverg the field RecordFilePrefix had the 
> value /var/lib/mythtv. I am not sure what this field does normally - my 
> Myth installation with the video files in /mnt/sda3/mythtv functions 
> fine. However, changing the value to /mnt/sda3/mythtv fixed the problem.

Were you using a contrib script, i.e., dvbradioexport.pl or 
ipodexport.pl?  Some of the contrib scripts (those mentioned and 
myth.find_orphans.pl) haven't been updated to support Storage Groups.


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