[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-users] Cancelled Recording from Live TV Not Rescheduled

Ian Caulfield imc25 at cam.ac.uk
Fri Jul 15 10:39:41 EDT 2005

On Fri, 15 Jul 2005, J. Donavan Stanley wrote:

> Derek Battams wrote:
>> Quoting Derek Battams <derek at battams.ca>:
>>> I have a rule for Jimmy Kimmel, but I happened to find something on live 
>>> TV that
>>> caught my attention.  Just before it was suppose to start recording 
>>> Kimmel I got
>>> a box on the screen giving me the option to record and watch Kimmel, 
>>> record and
>>> exit to menu or cancel the recording and continue to watch live tv.  I 
>>> chose to
>>> stay with live tv and assumed that it would reschedule Kimmel for 3am on 
>>> the
>>> west coast feed.  Instead, it cancelled the 12am recording and still has 
>>> the
>>> 3am marked as "will be recorded at an earlier time instead."  I had to 
>>> manually
>>> override the 3am airing to make it record.  I suspect this is a bug or 
>>> if not
>>> then I guess it's a feature request. :-)
> It's not a bug.

I've noticed similar behavious with suppressed recordings however - if a 
recording is suppressed due to low free space, it won't record a later 
showing unless I override the settings...


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