[vdr] No recording-name in an episode-folder

Andreas Brugger brougs78 at gmx.net
Sat Mar 25 16:37:35 CET 2006

Udo Richter schrieb:

> Oliver Seidel wrote:
>> I think it is better then in such a case vdr generates his own "short 
>> text"
>> with a fix prefix like "Episode" or "Folge" and a two or three 
>> Digit-Number. So you get a directory called "The Simpsons" and in 
>> that directory all recordings called "Episode 001","Episode 
>> 002","Episode 003",....
> I always thought it would be an extremely geeky feature if VDR would 
> auto-number episodes somehow, like "Enterprise~4x04 Borderland", 
> "Enterprise~4x05 Cold Station 12" etc., however tracking the 'next 
> number' and formatting it nicely would be quite difficult. 

This would be a nice idea for a plugin (script), which could auto-rename 
episodes by using some database to find the episode-number ... maybe 
even some additional information to enhance/replace the info.vdr.

Andreas Brugger

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