[mythtv-users] Suspend jobs during record/playback

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Feb 19 18:17:04 UTC 2007

On 02/19/2007 01:04 PM, Preston Crow wrote:
> Is there any way to suspend jobs during recording and playback?  My
> system has enough CPU and disk bandwidth to handle recording and
> playback of HDTV, but if it's also doing commercial detection or
> transcoding, I get corruption in the recording.
> If not, would it be easy to add an option to do this?  I suspect it
> could send SIGSTOP to jobs when recording or playback starts, and
> SIGCONT when all playback and recording stops.


(whole thread for all of them) and


paying particular attention to Chris Pinkham's posts/comments (he's the 
guy who "owns" the job stuff ;).


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