[mythtv-users] split programs, Freeview EIT
J.Pilk at tesco.net
Sun Nov 15 10:13:12 UTC 2009
Richard Morton wrote:
> 2009/11/14 Mark Greenwood <fatgerman at ntlworld.com
> <mailto:fatgerman at ntlworld.com>>
> On Saturday 14 Nov 2009 20:24:56 Richard Morton wrote:
> > Hi
> > We're encountering an issue just recently where programs are
> split across an
> > edition of the news. I schedule the recording that I want this
> programme to
> > record but dont see that it is split. Myth only records the
> section up to
> > the news. Common Freeview PVRs somehow see that the programme is
> split and
> > record both parts (often concatenating the files) maybe the
> set-top boxes
> > read something from the EIT meta-data?
> > So I have three questions;
> > 1. is this a known myth issue with EIT, or EIT in the UK, or
> Freeview EIT?
> Are you using 'record only this showing' or 'record at any time on
> this channel?'. I would expect the second one to work, and I could
> be persuaded that what you are seeing is correct behaviour as far as
> the first one is concerned.
> "record only this showing" I guess record at any time on this channel
> would work with duplicate detection, but over time they would probably
> tweak the description, so that may not work.
No real solution, but see
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/389575 and earlier
refs quoted in this thread.
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