[mythtv] [PATCH] HDTV Recorder Patch

John Patrick Poet john at BlueSkyTours.com
Tue Nov 30 22:58:41 UTC 2004

Daniel Thor Kristjansson wrote:

>Is there any reason not to commit this?
>I've put up a new version 
>  http://www.mrl.nyu.edu/~danielk/mythtv/hdtv-recorder-v33.tbz
>It doesn't change any code from the last patch but moves the support 
>files to an mpeg subdirectory, and adds copyright notices.
>-- Daniel

Hi Daniel,

I just tried your v33 patch against the latest CVS (30Nov04).  Started 
recording a program, and immediately got:

mythbackend: mpeg/mpegstreamdata.cpp:163: bool 
MPEGStreamData::CreatePMT(const ProgramMapTable&): Assertion 
`pcrpidIndex>=0' failed.

Tried it again, and that assert seems to get triggered every time.

I changed the assert to a test, which spits out a VERBOSE error and 
returns false.  The errors just flowed out, so it seems to happen 
continuously.  The recording does get saved to disk, but is unwatchable.

Here is a 10s clip grabbed using getatsc:


A longer clip can also be had:


I tried recording shows on a couple other channels, and they worked just 


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