[mythtv-users] myth.rebuilddatabase.pl results in weirdness

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Thu May 13 01:40:49 UTC 2010

On 05/12/2010 08:36 AM, Rodd Clarkson wrote:
> I've grabbed 7 shows recorded on a mtyh 0.22 box and move them to the
> storage folder on a myth 0.23 box.  I've then run:
> perl myth.rebuilddatabase.pl -dir /storage/livetv/ -ext mpg
> to add them to the database and answered all the questions as correctly
> as possible.
> I've done this in the past on my myth 0.22 box and it's worked fine.
> However, this time there's some issues:
> 1. Then ending time for some of the shows is wrong.  I've indicated that
> the 3of the shows were 7 minutes long and the show up as all ending at
> 10:07 and that 4 of the shows were 18 minutes long and these show up as
> ending at 10:18.
> 2. The time bar for the shows is wrong, and while the shows play
> completely through, you can't skip when you get to the end of the time
> bar.  For example, one of the 7 minute shows only displays 5:17, but
> will play for about 7 minutes.
> Anyone else seen this, or got suggestions on how to fix.  The first
> issue seems to be cosmetic, but the second is a little annoying.

Use 'mythcommflag --all', just before you go to bed. It *will* re-flag 
everything, but it *will* rebuild the seektable on the files you imported.


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