[mythtv-users] Generate thumbnails while watching live recording?

kanetse at gmail.com kane.tse at gmail.com
Wed Dec 21 12:56:12 EST 2005

On 12/20/05, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> In settings:
> Generate preview image from a bookmark if possible
> If enabled, MythTV will ignore the above time offset, and use the
> bookmark inside the recording as the offset for creating a thumbnail
> image. As with the above, MythTV will honour cutlists and increase this
> offset if necessary.
> Then press Space or Enter to set a bookmark.  Just make sure you don't
> reset the bookmark (i.e. when exiting the recording).

That's a very interesting and useful feature.  However, I'm one of
those users, though that likes to have a bookmark set on exit... it
would be nice if there was a way to trigger screenshot without setting
the bookmark.

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