[mythtv] Recording in the middle of a show (SVN 8321)

Steve Adeff adeffs at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 23:42:09 EST 2005

On Tuesday 20 December 2005 07:30, Johan Venter wrote:
> Just to add to my post, this may be related to Trac ticket #105.
> Johan Venter wrote:
> > Hi guys,
> >
> > Very happy with the new LiveTV code, it's working fantastically with SVN
> > code.
> >
> > Now, have noticed one thing though (SVN 8321) that seems odd with
> > recordings of shows that are currently in progress, and I would like
> > some input as to whether I am crazy or whether this is actually a bug
> > which needs to be reported (or has already been reported, sorry if this
> > is a double up. I did do a brief search on Trac, didn't see anything).
> >
> > When going to the EPG and hitting record on a show that's say half way
> > through, the expected behaviour results ie the show appears in the
> > recordings in red to indicate it is still being recorded.
> >
> > However, if I hit record while *watching* said show, then exit LiveTV,
> > the recording ends at that particular point and does not continue
> > recording.
> >
> > Is this expected? Do I just not understand?
> >
> > Thanks for any input,
> >
> > Johan.

I've got SVN8306 and noticed the same thing today. Was watching something, hit 
record, exited out of live tv and it kept all in the buffer but didn't 
continue to record the show.

I chalk it up to the devs still working on livetv...


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