[mythtv-users] concatenating recordings?
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Oct 28 16:25:37 UTC 2011
On 10/28/2011 10:45 AM, David Watkins wrote:
>> I have it on a Windows box, and could get it for my Myth box, but
>> wouldn't this lead to Myth getting really confused? Isn't there
>> metadata I need to deal with?
> Provided you save the concatenated file with the same name as the
> original recording that had the correct metadata then you should be
> You may want to run
> mythcommflag --file<filename> --rebuild
> to rebuild the seek table.
(note, also, that this is what Richard was suggesting with "mpeg2->mpeg2
lossless transcode with reindexing"--he didn't mean to actually
transcode, but to use mythtranscode --buildindex to rebuild the seek table).
Or, as Ken suggested, just put the concatenated recording into MythVideo
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