[mythtv] Re: Ticket #781: RebuildSeekTable doesnt

Steve Adeff adeffs at gmail.com
Sun Dec 11 18:08:17 EST 2005

On Sunday 11 December 2005 18:05, Mark Spieth wrote:
> >> > #781: RebuildSeekTable doesnt
> >>
> >> I'm trying to understand what this bug was, since I've been using
> >> mythcommflag
> >> --rebuild quite a bit lately. Did it prevent mythcommflag from
> >> rebuilding the
> >> seek table? is it something I should bother updating from svn and re-run
> >> mythcommflag for?
> >
> > I believe that it was not actually updating the seektable if you already
> > had one because it wasn't clearing out the recordedmarkup table until
> > after
> > NVP opened the file (and loaded the seektable).  So NVP was using the old
> > seektable and then would save it when finished.
> >
> > Mark, is this the issue you were seeing?
> yes. it loaded the existing seek table. then erased it. didnt update it as
> it found a valid seek table. then wrote back what it read in the first
> place. thus no change. pretty obvious once you look.
> however if there wasnt a seek table then it worked correctly. which of
> course is only good for videos as all recorded programs have a seek table
> except now for the bug that I mentioned previously.
> mark

so I need to build a new mythcommflag.


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