[vdr] VDR deletes directories

Udo Richter udo_richter at gmx.de
Sat Oct 14 01:01:32 CEST 2006


Reinhard Walter Buchner wrote:
> I have the same problem (still using an older version of VDR, tho).
> VDR does delete the contents of the directory, but it doesn't
> always delete the primary directory below 'video'. In your example
> you (or in my case me ;o)) still have
> 
> /video/nano/Die_Welt_von_morgen/
> 
> (being empty) left over. 

If it happens next time, check:
- Owning user and group of the folder
- File permissions
- User account that runs VDR

Most times when I notice that folder deleting didn't work, it was 
because the files/folders accidentally had wrong permissions or owners.

Cheers,

Udo



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