[mythtv-users] Schedule conflicted with itself causing show to notrecord

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Fri Jan 30 21:50:49 UTC 2009


On Jan 30, 2009, at 1:31 PM, Gareth Glaccum wrote:

> >.  In addition, there were 3 other shows set to record at 9PM so  
> all 4 of my tuners would be in use.
>
> Do you actually have 4 physical tuners?
> I have 3 tuners. On each show I record, I set start early by 2  
> minutes, stop late by 2 minutes as hard values for each record rule  
> I care about.
>
> However, under mythtv-setup, I chose to have two virtual tuners per  
> physical tuner. This means that myth performs for me, a fourth  
> option from what you have listed, it records the extra 2 minutes  
> late of the first show into the first show recording, and the first  
> two minutes early into the second show recording. In all, this gives  
> me a 4 minutes overlap. (making the assumption that the two shows  
> are on the same channel). It does this usually only using 1 physical  
> recorder.
> Gareth

...assuming you're using soft-padding. hard-padding would create a  
conflict.


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