[mythtv-users] Backend always recording duplicates.

Nathan Caldwell saintdev at gmail.com
Tue Feb 13 20:42:51 UTC 2007


On 2/13/07, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 13/02/07, Nathan Caldwell <saintdev at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi, I'm having a problem where myth wants to record every showing of
> > certain programs, even though I've told it not to record duplicates,
> > I'm hoping someone here can help. This doesn't happen with all
> > programs, but there are a few it does it consistently with (Scrubs,
> > The Simpsons, CSI some of the time). I've tried to tell it to never
> > record the episodes that I've noticed it has recorded twice, but it
> > still schedules them to be recorded anyway. For example this upcoming
> > episode of Scrubs:
> >
> > From mythweb:
> >
> >         Scrubs
> >         Wed, Feb 21 (Rerun)
> >         06:00 PM to 06:30 PM (30 mins)
> >
> >         Episode:
> >             My Tuscaloosa Heart
> >         Description:
> >             Carla accuses J.D. of avoiding a terminally ill patient because
> > the man was mean-spirited. (TV-14, CC, Stereo, Rerun)
> >         MythTV Status:
> >             This showing will be recorded. (Never Record)
> >
> >         Category:
> >             Sitcom
> >         Type:
> >             series (SH446160)
> >         Episode Number:
> >             SR018
> >         Original Airdate:
> >             2002-03-12
> >         Program ID:
> >             EP4461600018
> >
> > I have it set to record at any time on any channel, check for
> > duplicates in all recordings, check in subtitle and description.
> > Here's from mythconverg.oldrecorded
> >
> >   chanid        starttime       endtime         title   subtitle        description     category
> >         seriesid        programid       findid  recordid        station         rectype         duplicate
> >         recstatus       reactivate      generic
> >   1051          2006-12-26 20:00:00     2006-12-26 20:30:00     Scrubs          My
> > Tuscaloosa Heart        Carla accuses J.D. of avoiding a terminally ill
> > patient because the man was mean-spirited.      Sitcom          SH446160
> >         EP4461600018    0       203     COMEDYP         4       0       -3      0       0
> >   1051  2007-02-06 12:00:00     2007-02-06 12:30:00     Scrubs  My
> > Tuscaloosa Heart        Carla accuses J.D. of avoiding a terminally ill
> > patient because the man was mean-spirited.      Sitcom  SH446160
> >         EP4461600018    0       203     COMEDYP         4       0       -3      0       0
> >   1002  2006-12-20 00:30:00     2006-12-20 01:00:00     Scrubs  My
> > Tuscaloosa Heart        Carla accuses J.D. of avoiding a terminally ill
> > patient because the man was mean-spirited.      Sitcom  SH446160
> >         EP4461600018    0       203     KWGN    4       0       -3      0       0
> >
> > You can see it knows that it has been recorded before, yet it still
> > wants to record the showing!
> > Any ideas why this would be?
>
> As you seem happy looking in the DB, I wonder what the associated
> record rule is saying:
>
> mysql> SELECT recordid,chanid,title,programid,type,dupmethod,dupin
> FROM record WHERE recordid = 203;
>
>
> Nick
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Nick, thanks for looking into this. Here's what it says:

	recordid	chanid 	title 	programid 		type 	dupmethod 	dupin
	203		1051 	Scrubs 		EP4461600039 	4 	6 	15

-Nathan


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