[mythtv-users] manage my archives
myth at dermanouelian.com
Thu Jan 31 15:24:21 UTC 2008
On Jan 31, 2008, at 6:52 AM, Alvaro Gonzalez Sola wrote:
> Brad DerManouelian escribió:
>> On Jan 31, 2008, at 5:55 AM, Alvaro Gonzalez Sola wrote:
>>> How can manage my archives on mythtv?
> Ok, thanks!! but mytharchive only create DVD's. This isn't i need.
> I need manage my archives, copy, move, remove, from my hard disk.
One of the options is to copy myth native files to a file system.
"It's not just for DVD's any more."
>>> For example, I use an extenal disk or an usb-stick to copy my files
>>> (photo, video and music) to my media-center computer, but i need
>>> mythtv and use a file manager as Konqueror to copy, move and delete
>>> files. How can i do it whit mythtv?
>> myth_archive_job.pl should do what you want.
>> or in your contrib directory.
> How can use this perl program??
[mythtv at livingroom contrib]$ ./myth_archive_job.pl
USAGE: myth_archive_job.pl --directory RECORDINGDIR --file VIDEOFILE
--archivedir ARCHIVEDIR Force archive to go to
You could set this up as a user job that does not run by default. Then
when you are browsing programs in Watch Recordings, select a
recording, hit the right arrow key, select Job Options and select this
new user job that archives the recording. I imagine people also do
this with a cron job that automatically runs every night archiving
things older than x days.
I honestly don't have much experience with this script. I use
MythArchive now. Your best bet on finding ways to use it is to search
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