[mythtv-users] find_orphans.py script doesn't delete anything

Stephen Worthington stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz
Mon Mar 11 13:30:32 UTC 2024

On Mon, 11 Mar 2024 20:29:25 +1100, you wrote:

>> MythTV version are you running?
>> There are pre and post v31 versions of that script.  Are you running the
>> right one?
>> I'm no programmer but I'd be having a look at the script and maybe adding
>> a print statement or two.
>I'm running v31.
>Can I just delete the recordings from the database easily?

If you are going to be deleting all recordings in the database, then
you can just add them all to a playlist and then delete the entire
playlist.  But I am not sure if playlist deleting works when the
recording file is missing, as I have never done that.

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