[mythtv] Realtime Commercial Flag / skip problem

James Armstrong james at thearmstrongs.org
Mon Jun 13 16:29:34 UTC 2005

I am running CVS as of a week ago. I have been using the realtime 
flagging since it came out but have not had any luck. Last night I 
started to watch The Deadzone as it was being recorded. At the first 
commercial the osd popped up and showed a commercial skip, but when I 
pressed skip it osd showed 'Not Flagged'. Near the end of the recording 
the last commercial skip worked. This was just a few minutes after the 
recording stopped.

I have a seperate backend doing the recordings. I have a frontend that I 
watch the shows from and have it marked to do Realtime commercial 
flagging. It seems that part of the frontend knows there are 
commercials, but the part that skips them will not skip because of the 
'Not Flagged yet' message even though it just told me there was a 


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