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I start the following script via my crontab;
in my setup the firefly database and the file-system with the songs are hosted on different slugs;
so I first have to test wether the slug with the songs (called “linksys”) is running; if yes, rescanning can start. If not, rescanning is skipped and just a message is given.
if /bin/ping -c 1 linksys
/usr/bin/wget http://x:[email protected]:3689/xml-rpc?method=rescan&full=1
echo "Linksys not running ..."