On Monday 09 October 2006 15:50, Matthias Fechner wrote:
> I have the problem that VDR deletes directories in my /video0 or
> /video1 ... which not belongs to VDR.
> I use vdrconvert to convert my VDR recordings to DVDs so I have a
> directory /video1/filme which VDR deletes and vdrconvert breaks.
> Is it possible to deny the delete of this directory?
I think the general consensus is, don't have non-vdr stuff under /video
directories! Have you tried setting the permissions on the directories so
they cannot be removed?
> (vdr is running as root here)
Eeeek! Also makes permissions a bit more complex than just changing
ownership to the non-vdr user.
Can you put the directory elsewhere and use a symbolic link in /video, and
check it exists before running vdrconvert?
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