[mythtv-users] Recording rescheduled, code "L"

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Sun Nov 18 05:37:14 UTC 2007

On Nov 17, 2007, at 1:39 PM, Jon wrote:

> On Nov 14, 2007, at 6:21 AM, Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>> On Nov 14, 2007, at 1:14 AM, Jon wrote:
>>> On Nov 13, 2007, at 9:24 PM, Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>>>> Turn off the option for rescheduling higher priority recordings and
>>>> bump their priority up.
>>> It's interesting, this little setting seems to catch a lot of
>>> people... it pissed me off when I had to wait for the second episode
>>> of heroes season2 to record on scifi channel on friday. I couldn't
>>> for the life of me find the problem, heroes having a priority of 25
>>> and whatever it recorded instead had a priority of -5. But yea, that
>>> reshedule higher priority recordings setting will fix it...
>> I think I remember explicitly turning this feature on. It is off by
>> default as to not piss off people.
> Yea, I think I turned it on, not quite understanding what it did...
> now that I know what it is, I won't have that problem... but it would
> be handy if there was some setting in the recording schedule itself
> that says 'don't reschedule this showing' that way you can have
> higher priorities rescheduled while still recording specific shows on
> their original air date. EG, I don't care if I get daily show at 8:30
> or at 11:30, but I do care if I get heroes on monday or the following
> saturday, so rescheduling the daily show (which is still a very high
> priority on my schedules) would be okay, while rescheduling heroes
> (highest priority right now) wouldn't.

Change your Heroes rule to "Recording in this timeslot every week" and  
it won't bump based on priority. That's what this setting it for.

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