[vdr] let vdr ignore non vdr directories ?

Matthias Schwarzott zzam at gentoo.org
Mon Apr 13 22:10:04 CEST 2009


On Montag, 13. April 2009, Steffen Barszus wrote:
> Hi all!

Hi!

>
> is there any way to let vdr ignore any directories which do not belong
> to it ?
>
> What i have seen is that vdr is recursive checking all directories even
> on second and third video directory.
>
> If the logic is that all needs to be in video.0 directory and its
> subdirectories and symlinks will be required to let vdr find the
> recordings, it should not check the other video directories.
>
[deleted some text that did not made sense to me]
>
> Think there might be others as well that are using the big disks for
> other space consuming things - nobody else run into this ?

I don't understand why people do put other stuff into vdr video directories?
If I want to have video directory and a directory containing iso images why 
not do

mkdir video
mkdir iso

and put the stuff there?
Still I support the opinion that vdr should not silently delete files it does 
not know.

Regards
Matthias



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