[mythtv-users] problem with Greek characters in storage group paths

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Jul 30 19:47:00 UTC 2010

  On 07/30/2010 03:16 PM, Yianni Vidalis wrote:
> From: mtdean
>> On 07/27/2010 03:57 PM, Yianni Vidalis wrote:
>>> Now, the main problem that I am still facing, and for
>>> which I would appreciate any help, is that the backend cannot scan
>>> video folders that include non-ascii subfolders or files but only
>>> when it is started by the /etc/init.d/mythbackend script.
>> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/dev/439348#439348
> No, It is I that thank you for this great program.
> Yes, the patch works correctly!!! The non-ascii storage folder is visible, editable and erasable in mythtv-setup, even after exiting and re-entering.
> And, the status page (which I hadn't tried before, relying on mythweb) shows it flawlessly.
> Please feel free to commit it if the user test - base isn't too small!

Thanks for testing.  I'll commit it to trunk shortly.

> Now, if you happen to know why I cannot still scan non-ascii subfolders when I start mythbackend from the /etc/init.d script .......

See link above.


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