[mythtv-users] maxnewest | maxepisodes | autoexpire

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Aug 4 11:05:14 EDT 2004

Chris Strom wrote:

>On Wed, Aug 04, 2004 at 04:03:57PM +0200, Torben Jensen wrote:
>>If used med maxepisodes, like "the Simpsons", I could easiely imagine
>>seeing the greatest episode ever,
Trilogy of Error--which was just on (around here) Aug 1st--so now I have 
the best episode ever and "The Worst Episode Ever" (actual episode title :).

>> and wanting to keep it around, to show
>>to others, or view again - if a user actively marks something not to be
>>deleted, it should simply not be deleted!!
>I would agree with you, if Myth had a mechanism for marking a recording
>as non-deletable, but (at least based on Joseph's response), there is no
>such concept supported by Myth.  I had thought that's what
>autoexpire did, but that's just for reaching disk space limits.  Would
>be nice if it could be overloaded though to apply to both?
You could always move it to MythVideo.  Doing so has the added benefit 
of helping to clean out your list of recordings.


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