[mythtv-users] Broken recordedseek table - what next?
nick.rout at gmail.com
Sun Jun 27 02:12:38 UTC 2010
On Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 3:57 AM, Daniel Kristjansson
<danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> On Sat, 2010-06-26 at 17:43 +1200, Nick Rout wrote:
>> > ). If you simply truncate the table, you can do a full restore (much
>> > preferred approach) and then just run mythcommflag --rebuild on all your
>> > recordings to create new seek tables.
>> is there an easy way to do that, eg a script or something?
> I'm assuming you've already replaced the hard drive, since it will
> continue to kill data when mounted read/write in it's current state.
yes the frive in question has been retired.
> You can rebuild all your seek-tables using this:
> for I in *.mpg *.nuv ; do mythcommflag --rebuild --file $I ; done
> Just run it in each video directory. This assumes you run bash as
> your shell, if not just run "bash" first, run this command, then type
> exit to run under your preferred shell. bash is the default on most
> Linux distributions.
cool thanks, easier than I thought! working on it now, wonder how long
it will take to do 644 files? Never mind, it can take all day for all
> -- Daniel
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