[mythtv-users] Running mythfilldatabase while recording

Chris Pinkham cpinkham at bc2va.org
Sun Apr 8 16:23:24 UTC 2007

* On Sun Apr 08, 2007 at 08:52:47AM -0400, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 04/08/2007 01:45 AM, Bruce Markey wrote:
> > Writing recordings should only take a small fraction of the
> > I/O throughput. However, data is arriving at a steady pace
> > and it can not afford to fall too far behind due to latency.
> Again, this will be fixed by the housekeeper changes Chris Pinkham and I 
> have discussed.  The housekeeper will be modified to run mfdb only when 
> there's "enough" time before the next recording, unless it would mean 
> missing the window during which mfdb is allowed to run.

I made another note on my TODO about nicing mfdb in the housekeeper, so
if you want to put that in the patch you (are working|will work) on,
then that would be good also. :)

> /me needs to get some mythtv-hacking time in...

Schedule a little bit more. ;)


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