[mythtv-users] Preserve This Episode

Bruce Nordstrand brucen at ksl.com.au
Wed Jan 9 09:10:49 UTC 2008



Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2008 8:54 AM, Brad DerManouelian <myth at dermanouelian.com 
> <mailto:myth at dermanouelian.com>> wrote:
>
>     On Jan 8, 2008, at 4:12 AM, Bruce Nordstrand wrote:
>
>     > What exactly does "Preserve This Episode" mean in the latest trunk
>     > builds?
>
>     I searched the archives and found that Preserve This Episode will not
>     auto-expire the program if you have a Max Number of Recordings rule
>     that says to auto-expire when the limit is reached in order to record
>     a new episode. For example, let's say you have a rule to record a
>     maximum of 5 episodes of iCarly and set it to auto-expire the oldest
>     one when a new one comes on to record, but you REALLY love the one
>     where Spencer makes a butter sculpture and want to watch it over and
>     over again. You can Preserve This Episode and it won't auto-expire
>     due
>     to the max recordings rule.
>
>  
> This is correct.  :)  I know because I added it a long time ago (to 
> me) as a feature I loved from my ReplayTV days.  I have indeed used it 
> to save the Friends episode where Joey speaks French (Oh' De Foof).
>  
> French it up!
>  
> Kevin
Thanks Guys

Great addition. I must start using the Max Recordings bit as well...been 
a bit slack in that area.

Cheers
Bruce


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