[mythtv] Auto transcode broken?

Nick Rosier nick.rosier at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 23:44:34 UTC 2006

On 1/10/06, Robert Tsai <rtsai1111 at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2006 at 08:37:32PM +0100, Nick Rosier wrote:
> > On 12/23/05, Dave Just <justifiably at cwazy.co.uk> wrote:
> > > Auto transcoding of new recordings has broken for me for svn
> > > versions of at least last two weeks (and at currently at head,
> > > r8366).  Does anyone have any clues as to why this might have
> > > happened --- presumably only to me since noone else has mentioned?
> > > I've checked all options are set to autotranscode (and tried test
> > > recordings) but the transcode requests do not seem to get entered
> > > into the job queue.  Transcoding each recording manually from the
> > > "Job Options" menu item in watch recording works fine, however.
> >
> > Just started playing around with transcoding and noticed the same
> > thing. I've setup some transcoding profiles, assigned some
> > recordings to them, enabled auto-transcoding after the recording but
> > they don't get transcoded (don't even see it come up in the logs).
> > They get transcoded when I start the job manually.
> Do you also have "Enable auto-transcode" checked in the recording
> profiles used for those schedules?

Mea culpa, didn't know I had to enable it in the profiles as well.
There's so many places and things to tweak, maybe that's the
only/biggest weak point in Myth.
I'll check if my recordings tomorrow get transcoded.


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