[mythtv-users] Save original files after transcoding
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jun 2 12:36:59 UTC 2016
On 06/02/2016 08:26 AM, Michael Wisniewski wrote:
> Quick question... If "Save Original Files after Transcoding" is
> checked and you have a custom job transcode the files (IE: handbrake),
> does this option not work?
> I have it checked but run a transcode with a custom shell script that
> executes handbrake. I'm guessing that if you have these options set,
> it doesn't backup the original and the user would have to do it
> through the shell script. Either that, or I have no clue where the
> files get renamed to .old.
Correct. If you're doing the transcoding, you must do anything else you
need done--including not deleting/keeping/renaming/copying the original
or whatever. The option is only for mythtranscode.
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