[vdr] upgraded to vdr 1.4.0-1, empty recording list

Dieter Fauth dmfhhp at web.de
Sat Jun 10 13:31:30 CEST 2006

user, group and access right are Ok?

New debian VDR runs as user VDR.
Old stable and vdrdevel run as root.

Check: ls -l /video

if there is root:root as owner, thats the problem.
This helps then:
chown -R vdr:vdr /video/*

let us know...

On Fri, 09 Jun 2006 18:36:46 +0200, Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>  

> On Wed, 2006-06-07 at 09:08 +0200, Dieter Fauth wrote:
>> Hi,
>> did you check it still uses the same video directory?
> Well it seems to be using the same directory, since new recordings
> appear in /video still.
> I tried using the manual recording scan patch,
> http://www.linuxtv.org/mailinglists/vdr/2004/09-2004/msg00175.html ,
> which when used freezes my OSD. So it appears that the scanning freezes
> somewhere..
>> On Tue, 06 Jun 2006 23:04:28 +0200, Torgeir Veimo <torgeir at pobox.com>
>> wrote:
>> > How to rectify this problem? I upgraded from vdr-1.3.24, and now my
>> > recording list is empty after restart. If I start new recordings, they
>> > appear in the list, but are gone after a restart. They're still on the
>> > harddrive though.

Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Dieter Fauth :-)
Sincerely, Dieter Fauth

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