[mythtv-users] Removing commercials

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Fri Nov 9 23:00:17 UTC 2007

Emery Guevremont wrote:
> mythcommflag -f $VIDEODIR/$FILENAME
> mythcommflag --gencutlist -f $VIDEODIR/$FILENAME
> mythtranscode --mpeg2 --honorcutlist --showprogress -i 
> mythcommflag -f $VIDEODIR/${FILENAME} --rebuild
> mythcommflag --clearcutlist -f $VIDEODIR/$FILENAME
The mythtranscode step above writes the output to $VIDEODIR/$FILENAME.tmp.
This file is not referenced by the following two steps. They operate on the 
original. It's not surprising that you aren't losing the commercials.

Mike Perkins

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