[mythtv-users] Keep recorded shows

Johnny jarpublic at gmail.com
Thu Dec 24 05:18:39 UTC 2009

> So is this the correct syntax to create a sub directory called
> show_names in /var/lib/mythtv/recordings
> mythrename.pl --link /var/lib/mythtv/recordings --format %T/%T%-%S

I haven't looked at the syntax in a while. But as I recall the the
--link argument is the key. Otherwise mythrename will overwrite the
file names on the original files. As long as you are using --link you
and putting them in another directory you should be safe.

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