[mythtv-users] feature suggestion: pause at end of playback

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Aug 9 15:29:41 UTC 2006

On Aug 9, 2006, at 8:27 AM, Nelson Tang wrote:

> I have a suggestion for a feature to be added, and I couldn't find out
> if there's an "official" way to request it, so hopefully sending to
> this list will be acceptable.  My request is to enable an option for
> playback that, at the end of playing back a recording, pauses the
> playback instead of exiting and returning to the menu.
> The reasoning behind this is that I often see commercial flagging not
> finding the end of the last set of commercials before a show ends (for
> example, during The Daily Show or The Colbert Report), so the
> auto-skip over the last set of commercials jumps straight to the end
> of the recording, which then exits back to the menu.  Thus in order to
> watch the final minute or two of the show, I need to restart the
> playback, then jump ahead 28 minutes or so.  If instead playback
> paused at the end, I could simply skip back and watch the end segment
> without exiting out of playback.
> If there's an official place to file this feature request, please let
> me know and I'll take this idea there.
> Thanks,
> --nelson

I'd rather see a request that commercial flagging be fixed to not  
skip the last part of the recording. :)

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