[mythtv-users] Listed Recording Sizes Incorrect

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Fri Nov 25 17:26:28 UTC 2011

On 11/25/2011 10:41, Jacob Strandlien wrote:
> I've done some trial and error with this and discovered that the 
> listed sizes are the original sizes of the files right after 
> recording, and they aren't adjusted after transcoding occurs.
> Is there any way to fix this?  I would even be satisfied if someone 
> out there knew a method of manually correcting the listed size of a 
> recording; I could just throw that in a user job to run on new recordigs.

Mythtranscode should already be updating the filesizes.  Your alternate 
transcoding job should be doing so as well.  Adding another user job 
just to fix the filesize is a bad way to do things, and just needlessly 
wastes a user job slot.

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