[mythtv-users] recording doesn't end

Udo van den Heuvel udovdh at xs4all.nl
Sun Mar 4 17:43:09 UTC 2007

Nick Morrott wrote:
> On 04/03/07, Udo van den Heuvel <udovdh at xs4all.nl> wrote:
>> I noticed that sometimes I see a status of:
>> Encoder 1 is local on recorder and is watching Live TV: 'Z at pp' on NL3.
>> This recording will end at 08:20.
>> 8:20 is a time in the past. It is almost 17:00 hours now. So the
>> recording did not stop. (it is watching Live TV)
>> How can this happen? How can I avoid this?
> Did your frontend crash whilst you were watching LiveTV? 

Everyting is/was working OK.

> How did the
> LiveTV recording start? 

Because I tuned to a channel yesterday or so.
Or maybe because I restarted the system and started the frontend, etc.

> If you restart mythbackend, a broken LiveTV
> recording should stop, and MythTV should correctly identify the state
> of the capture cards.

That did not happen. When I restart I manually stop the frontend.
I have seen this more often. How can I debug this?


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