[mythtv-users] Keeping new shows seperate from syndicate
kuphal at dls.net
Thu Nov 11 17:41:31 UTC 2004
Ryan Steffes wrote:
>I'm looking for a way to keep new shows but overwrite reruns if it's possible.
>The way I have it set now is that CSI (for example) is recorded new on
>Thursday nights, but it gets catagorized with the shows on Spike TV
>that rerun several times a day. I have the same issue with other
>shows, such as Saturday Night Live. What I'd like is to have the new
>show flagged undeletable until I get a chance to watch it, not
>overwritten when the other schedule policy fires to only keep 3
>episodes of CSI.
Maybe you could set up two different schedules. One that records (for
example) CSI on your CBS station only weekly in that timeslot and
another that records CSI on any channel at any time (for SpikeTV). You
can set different retention policies on each program and I believe that
the weekly timesolt program will take precendence over the any time any
channel program when scheduling occurs.
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