[mythtv-users] How well does commercial detection work?
John Patrick Poet
john at BlueSkyTours.com
Wed Mar 30 16:40:03 UTC 2005
On Sun, 27 Mar 2005, Chris Pinkham wrote:
> > Within the first week that you introduced the ALL method, detection was
> > simply amazing. I have never seen it work so well.
> > Then I saw a message from you saying that you had to loosen up the
> > concept of "black". After that, detection really took a hit. Ever
> > since then it is not that much better than it was before you add the ALL
> > method.
> Thanks, this is helpful, thanks.
> With the new ALL method, the "Strict Commercial Detection" setting wasn't
> being used, so I just committed a change to CVS to use it in the blank-frame
> detection code to allow reverting to the stricter black-frame detection that was
> put into CVS when I first added the ALL method. If you are using "ALL" and you
> don't have "Strict Commercial Detection" turned ON, can you try turning that ON
> and seeing if it helps detection for you?
Now that I have my system working again, I gave this a try. My impression
is positive. I believe that this has helped quite a bit.
I need to go back and re-flag the shows with "Strict Commercial Detection"
turned OFF to make a proper comparison. I will let you know after I have
the time to do that.
Thank you very much!
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