[mythtv] More scheduling scheduler
paulx at andreassen.com.au
Thu Apr 13 22:49:18 UTC 2006
On Fri, 14 Apr 2006 06:24 am, David Engel wrote:
> Thanks. I created a branch called softpad for these changes to go
> into. People who want this feature should help test it out.
Are we at this stage already? Cool.
> > My biggest decision was the comp_priority function. I wanted the SoftEnd
> > to be higher then the SoftStart, which your suggestion wouldn't do (see
> > commented lines).
> I took a simpler (I think) approach for now. We'll see if it works out.
I think your right. It'll try all programs with soft ends first, sorted by
record start times. Should this be mentioned in the setHelpText?
> Don't apply soft padding at the start or end if corresponding hard
> padding has already been added. Hard padding is limited to a
> resolution of 1 minute so they can't currently be mixed.
I can't see why you can't mix soft and hard padding. If you take out your
test, it should just work.
> Pass softend to the recorder when a recording starts. This is needed
> so the recorder can pass it back to the scheduler if the master
> backend gets restarted.
I didn't know how that worked.
More information about the mythtv-dev