[mythtv-users] Recordings are 5 seconds short

Andrew Palm apalm at aae.com.au
Wed Oct 27 05:03:27 UTC 2004

> On Tuesday 26 October 2004 20:38, Brian Meehan wrote:
> > The problem
> > arises when a segment is needed that spans 2 of the chunks.
> It seems that
> > the chunk is exactly 5 seconds short, every time. Can't
> splice two chunks
> > together when 5 seconds are missing. I've tried 2 minute
> chunks and 5
> > minute chunks.
> This isn't related to start-early end-late settings in myth is it?
> If you always told it to start 5 seconds early it might end the
> current one 5 seconds early in order to get the next one
> with 5 seconds of leader...  ?

If that was the cause, wouldn't the back to back recordings be ok then when
joined together?

>From what the guy is saying, he is recording back to back and then joining
them results in a 5 second gap.


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