[mythtv-users] Naming conventions?

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 00:30:58 UTC 2011

On 19 April 2011 09:38, Nick Rout <nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:

> Once the files have been processed once by mythvideo, they tend to
> stay like that in the database, as a name change doesn't affect the
> hash of the file, which is what mythvideo uses to detect changes. It
> might pay to purge them all from the database (I tend to do this
> manually through the command line (with a very careful check first to
> make sure my search terms are right), do the name change and then
> rescan.

You can do so in the info menu, with reset details.
Unfortunately, it's quite a tedious process to do this for each file ;
because as you said, if you scanned for changes before the files are
properly named it won't work.

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