[mythtv-users] Question about mythrename.pl

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Feb 20 18:57:27 UTC 2010

On 02/20/2010 12:12 PM, Harry Devine wrote:
> I just ran mythrename.pl to get the human-readable names to show up.  
> They are now @ /storage/recordings/show_names by default on my system, 
> linked back to the proper Myth filenames.  If I delete a show after I 
> watch it, will the symlink get deleted as well, or will I have to 
> manually go in and remove them?  Not a big deal if I do, just 
> wondering what to expect.

mythrename.pl deletes (all) the symlinks under the view directory 
(/storage/recordings/show_names) each time it runs.

Perhaps of interest:

You should be able to download the new mythlink.pl and use it with 
MythTV 0.22, if you'd like.


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