[mythtv-users] mythvideo titles not matching videos

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Oct 27 21:40:13 UTC 2011

On 10/27/2011 04:37 PM, Mark Boyum wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 2:33 PM, Mark Lord wrote:
>> On 11-10-27 12:36 AM, Marco Nelissen wrote:
>>> Today I suddenly noticed that many of the titles displayed in mythvideo
>>> don't match the files they refer to.
>> I wonder if this is related to the bug where the "Delete" function
>> in mythvideo very often deletes the WRONG file -- I've patched it out
>> of the codebase here after losing too much good stuff to it.
>> Works fine with a flat filesystem tree (everything in a single directory),
>> but buggy as all get on with subdirectories.
> That sounds like a nasty little bug.  Has the patch made it into .fixes?

Well, that would presume that someone had reported the bug...

(Not to mention actually verifying that it is a bug and not a 
misconfiguration/invalid data, then diagnosing the alleged bug--of 
course, at this point, the functionality would be fixed rather than 
patched out.)

It's really hard to fix bugs that you don't know exist.


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