Opened 16 years ago

Closed 16 years ago

#186 closed patch (fixed)

Add multiple views and easier configuration to

Reported by: sphery <mtdean@…> Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: trivial Milestone: unknown
Component: mythtv Version:
Severity: low Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


The attached file can be used as a replacement for the "" script in the "contrib" directory. It allows the user to specify multiple easily customizable views using a simple environment-variable configuration and adds a few other enhancements to Dale Gass's original. Although the file is very different from the original, it is heavily based on Dale's version.

The default settings create 5 views, sorted by time, title, recording group, category, and original airdate. Definitely makes it easier to find files when using the filesystem (i.e. Samba/NFS shares). The views are created in a loop, so the user can easily add or remove views without modifying the source (only the environment variable definitions at the top.

I posted the script to the user's ML for comment, but didn't get any comments/suggestions. So, either no one tried it out, or I should have posted it to the dev list, or it was just way too broken. ;) (It works great on my system, so I have no indications of problems with it.)

I didn't attach a diff because only 3 lines from the original were kept, so it seemed counterproductive. If you prefer a diff, let me know.

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Change History (2)

Changed 16 years ago by sphery <mtdean@…>

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comment:1 Changed 16 years ago by xris

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [7024]) added new code to close #186

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