[mythtv] Strange scheduler bug

David Engel gigem at comcast.net
Mon Mar 8 18:34:10 EST 2004

On Mon, Mar 08, 2004 at 12:48:32PM -0800, Bruce Markey wrote:
> >auto-expired.  Without having looked at any of the code, I think the
> >straight forward thing to do would be to not add an entry to
> >oldrecorded until the user explicitly deletes the recording.
> It still could always add to oldrecorded as soon as something
> records but auto-expired could remove the oldrecorded entry when
> something expires. 

Of course.

> this time so why should they record it again. Others may see it as
> I'm out if disk space for now but I haven't seen it so I may want
> to watch it the next time.

This is the camp I would be in, and why my suggestion to not add to
oldrecorded until explicitly deletion makes more sense, to me at

> I normally delete things before they auto-expire but I do some-
> times choose re-record for things that I've had laying around
> for week just in case I might want to watch it if it comes on
> again next year.


David Engel
gigem at comcast.net

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