[mythtv] Live TV override

Tako Schotanus quintesse at palacio-cristal.com
Fri Aug 1 11:32:20 EDT 2003


Sounds very useful! In fact I had been wondering yesterday how such a
situation would be handled :-)

CHeers,
 -Tako

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org 
> [mailto:mythtv-dev-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Steve Hill
> Sent: vrijdag 1 augustus 2003 8:43
> To: mythtv-dev at snowman.net
> Subject: [mythtv] Live TV override
> 
> 
> 
> I'm not a C++ coder (I use C normally) so this is probably 
> not the best 
> bit of code.
> 
> This is a hack allow you to set a rank to apply to LiveTV 
> (set up in the 
> rankings settings).  Recordings below that rank will be automatically 
> cancelled if you are watching live TV.  I.e.  you can set 
> Myth to record 
> every episode of The Simpsons but not when you're already watching 
> something else.
> 
> Comments would be appreciated.
> 
> At the moment this only looks at the program rank, not the 
> channel and 
> recording type ranks (what's the best way of actually finding 
> the total 
> rank for a program?).  Programs that will be overridden by 
> LiveTV will 
> appear red in the conflicts screen (I've patched the Visor 
> theme so far.  
> I haven't gotten around to patching the Blue theme)
> 
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