[vdr] Recordings Numbering

Steffen Barszus steffenbpunkt at googlemail.com
Wed Nov 10 10:42:16 CET 2010

2010/11/10 Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel at suse.de>:
> Udo Richter wrote:
>> Am 09.11.2010 16:35, schrieb Matthias Wächter:
>> > You just re-introduce the old problem. Don't ever re-number. If you
>> > don't renumber any SVDRP client can be safe in assuming for (nearly) any
>> > time span to mean the same recording as the server when it updates a
>> > recording's schedule.
>> In other words, store the unique ID in the info file permanently, right?
>> What happens if two VDR instances write to the same video directory?
>> What if you download a recording from a friend? In that case you might
>> have two recordings with the same ID. How should that be handled?
> Don't recordings actually already have a unique id? It's the name of the
> directory they are stored in.

ACK, keep it simple

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