[mythtv] "Record new episodes only" not working as anticipated

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Jan 22 23:20:41 UTC 2006

Endaf Jones wrote:

>I'm having a problem where a lot of my recording schedules are picking
>up re-run programs when I have explicitly set "Record new episodes
>only".  Some of the recordings it wants to record are dated as far
>back as 2000.
>The only change that I think could be related was that I added an
>additional video sourced a few weeks ago for another provider.  The
>problem started at approximately the same time.
>Anyone see something similar to this?
The information used to determine whether a show is new is 
provider-specific (or, more precisely, grabber specific).  Without 
knowing what new provider you're using, I can only venture a guess that 
it's one that doesn't provide the necessary information.


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