[mythtv-users] Seek(550978166583626, SEEK_SET) Failed, eno: Invalid argument (22)

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Wed Sep 7 15:32:34 UTC 2011

On 07/09/11 15:46, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 9/7/2011 06:17, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
>> On pretty current (within the last few days) master, I imported a
>> (Matroska container with a V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC video and A_AC3 audio) video
>> file into my myth database but forgot to do a seek table [re]build on it
>> (i.e. with mythcommflag --rebuild --file ...).
> MythTV does not need seektables.  It merely helps make quicker seeks if
> they exist, and then they are really only intended for MPEG and
> Nuppelvideo files.  This may no longer be the case but at least in the
> past, storing a seektable for a matroska file was known to cause problems.
Is this true for files in video storage groups? All my recorded files work well 
but I often get problems with videos - and these are DVB-T files migrated from 
recorded storage groups, not transcoded.


Mike Perkins

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