[mythtv-users] 0.25 - Video repeated "Scan For Changes" forgets things?

Martin Moores moores.martin at gmail.com
Thu Jul 5 05:50:03 UTC 2012

On Jul 5, 2012 3:45 AM, "Kingsley Turner" <krt at krt.com.au> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've a bunch of Videos on my MythTV Videos section (not recordings).
> However when I do "Scan For Changes" sometimes things aren't found. If I
scan again, sometimes they come back, maybe other things disappear.  I have
all my personal rips on a single external hard drive - twice now all the
meta-information has disappeared from these files.
> Is there any way to debug what is going on ?
> thanks,
> -kt
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Usual first recommendation is to set your storage group directory to an
empty folder, run a scan and then set it back to your videos folder and
scan again.

This clears out any crud from the database that may be causing problems.

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