[mythtv-users] PVR 350, closed captioning, commercial detection

Jim Reith reith at racores.com
Mon Aug 8 13:09:46 UTC 2005

At 08:57 AM 8/8/2005, you wrote:
>On Mon, 2005-08-08 at 01:05, Jesse D. Guardiani wrote:
> > Also, what about commercial detection? Is that supposed to work with
> > PVR-x50's, or not? If it is, then I'd love to figure out what I need
> > to change to make it work on my system.
>Commercial detection works just fine with my box which has a PVR-350 and
>a PVR-250 in it.
>Commercial detection AFAIK only works on recorded shows.  A commercial
>flagging process is run after a show completes recording.  Once the
>process is done you can watch the show and set it to auto skip.  This
>works fairly well in my setup.
>If you are trying to skip commercials in live tv as far as I know that
>is not currently part of mythtv.

but you can use the skip button to jump ahead 30 seconds at a time which
works  quite nicely as long as you're not watching it live (start it and pause)

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