[mythtv-users] Flag commercials queue getting pretty long
jedi at mishnet.org
Thu Oct 28 00:00:59 UTC 2010
On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 01:45:29PM -0600, Mark Hutchinson wrote:
> I have F13 and .23 recording from an HD-PVR working very well. Just set
> this up a couple of weeks ago.
> When I look at the mythweb status page, I can see the job queue for "flag
> commercials" getting pretty long. Up to about 40 or 50 long now and
> Obviously not keeping up. Quad core ( 8 with HT ) and 12 gigs ram, so its
> not that. I can see mythcommflag always in the #1 spot in top, but what
> could be causing this ever increasing queue?
It sounds like you are only running one backend job and not really taking
full advantage of your hardware. The commflagger will only use one CPU (or
part of it).
Set up your main box to do more than one flagging job at once.
Set up another box on your network to do commflagging jobs to deal with
My main desktop box is set up to do jobs and pick up the slack for my
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