[mythtv-users] Any way to hide certain conflicts in Upcoming Recordings?

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Sun Nov 25 02:27:51 UTC 2007

On Sat, Nov 24, 2007 at 10:14:51AM -0800, Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> On Nov 24, 2007, at 10:05 AM, Michael Rice wrote:
> > I've set up some recording rules to record kids shows (Sponge Bob for
> > example) so that it records one every day, keeps X, and deletes
> > oldest.  This prevents them from watching the same show over and over.
> > It is set at a very low priority and I could care less if there is a
> > conflict and it doesn't record on any specific day.  When I go to
> > Upcoming Recordings to deal with conflicts I don't want to see these
> > listed as conflicts at all.
> >
> > I am thinking a simple field in the recording rule that says 'Don't
> > display conflicts' or something like that.  They would be filtered
> > when only viewing Important on the Upcoming screen and wouldn't be
> > used to calculate the 'next conflict' date.
> >
> > Is there a better way to do this?  Is there a reason this wouldn't be
> > a good idea?
> I think it's a great idea. Mythweb has allowed this for as long as I  
> can remember. It would be nice to have the frontend interface catch  
> up. :)

To be clear, I believe Mr Rice is asking for *only conflicts generated
by a specific rule* to have their conflicts hidden.  That's different
from (or, for our British cousins, "to" :-) what MythWeb does now.

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