[mythtv-users] Commercial skipping - what is supposed to happen?
rbongiovi at yahoo.com
Sun Jul 10 21:46:41 EDT 2005
I've tried this with a good standard definition
capture and over the air HD programming. Here's what I
1. With SD, commercial detection works great. Finds
the commercial spot-on - so much so that on that
system I had it automatically skip the commercials
with no problems.
2. With HD, the commercials get tagged, but about 90
secs prior to when they should be, so I don't really
3. The notify box pops up very quickly...probably the
3 seconds that is the default setting for the OSD to
be up. I find that I usually miss it. But, I do find
it shows up (right at the beginning of the commercial
with my SD shows, about 90 seconds before the
commercial on the DVB shows).
Hope this helps!
--- ffrr <ffrr at tpg.com.au> wrote:
> When I record a show, the process to mark
> commercials starts and
> completes. The show has the icon to indicate
> commercials are marked,
> but when I play it, it plays, showing the
> commercials and everything. I
> have it set to use 'All' methods of detecting
> I have the play config item set to 'Notify, but do
> not skip'. I was
> expecting it to pop up a message when a commercial
> comes up, but ...
> How is it supposed to work?
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