[mythtv-users] Will autoexpire auto-re-record?

Mike Grusin mgrusin at comcast.net
Mon Mar 6 23:24:22 UTC 2006

> Basically, when a Find One/This Episode recording completes, the
> housekeeping thread cleans up the recording rule because Myth has done
> its job.  When a show is autoexpired, it's basically like your choosing
> "Delete and allow re-record."  However, if there is no recording rule
> (and, once the housekeeping thread deletes the rule, there is none),
> Myth won't know to record it.
> See http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/dev/162912#162912 for
> some of the issues.

Thank you for the explanation and link.  After reading that thread (and
especially today's mailing list output), I'm very hesitant to bring up any
issues with Myth since people are so dang PASSIONATE about everything! ;)

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