Missing Movie Scanner

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metal450 Offline
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When I go to "Missing movies," it reports many files that are located in directories with content not marked as movies (i.e. directories marked as "TV Shows," or with their content type not set).

Am I misunderstanding how this is supposed to be used? From what I can figure it seems like "Missing movies" should show files that appear in directories marked with content "movies," but that could not be identified by the scraper. As it is now, I get a huge list of every file that isn't a movie (include those that aren't meant to be)?
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Post: #332
Hi guys.

Not sure this is a dumb question or if it's been covered already.

I've found that MMS is ignoring '.nomedia' files. I've dug into the python code and it seems to me that the function call 'xbmcvfs.listdir(path)' simply isn't returning any filename that starts with a period, making the search for '.nomedia' somewhat problematical.

I've hacked together my own workaround, but I'm curious - is this changed behavior? Did this ever work right? Is it working for anyone else?

I'm running Kodi on Windows 10, and my sources are accessed through smb, if that makes a difference.

EDIT: Using Jarvis 16.1, and MMS 4.0.5
(This post was last modified: 2016-08-04 02:33 by GreenDude.)
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Post: #333
(2016-03-01 10:14)metal450 Wrote:  When I go to "Missing movies," it reports many files that are located in directories with content not marked as movies (i.e. directories marked as "TV Shows," or with their content type not set).

Am I misunderstanding how this is supposed to be used? From what I can figure it seems like "Missing movies" should show files that appear in directories marked with content "movies," but that could not be identified by the scraper. As it is now, I get a huge list of every file that isn't a movie (include those that aren't meant to be)?
Have you placed your 'TV Shows' directory within your 'Movies' directory, or otherwise specified your 'Movies' source as having too wide a scope?

It wouldn't hurt to post your 'sources.xml' file here.
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5moufl Offline
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(2016-08-04 02:28)GreenDude Wrote:  I've found that MMS is ignoring '.nomedia' files. I've dug into the python code and it seems to me that the function call 'xbmcvfs.listdir(path)' simply isn't returning any filename that starts with a period, making the search for '.nomedia' somewhat problematical.

I've hacked together my own workaround, but I'm curious - is this changed behavior? Did this ever work right? Is it working for anyone else?
I got the same problem as you (MMS reporting movies in .nomedia folders).
What is your workaround?
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kasparjuvenalis Offline
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Post: #335
Hey,

my Missing Movie Addon doesn't work.
When i try it, it always shows only the 3 dots to get back.
And I know there are missing movies in my database.

Would be glad, if someone could help me.

Here's my logfile:
http://pastebin.com/JyFg3e81
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chrisonline1205 Offline
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Post: #336
Just installed this addon.
Works great, but how can I add the missing movies to the library?
I don't find a option.

I want to select the movie and do a manual search for it to add it in the library.
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joelli4711 Offline
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Post: #337
Missing Movie Scanner works like a charm. Would it be possible to also move the missing movies to a different folder? At the moment I don't see any option to do this. The only thing I found was to print the list an move all entrys file by file. Reason is: I want to fix these files with filebot and don*t want to rename all files.
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