[mythtv-users] Mythtv is recording shows that have already been recorded?

Anthony Messina amessina at messinet.com
Thu Nov 29 23:42:16 UTC 2007

On Thursday 29 November 2007 12:26:41 pm Daniel Arfsten wrote:
> I have a problem with Mythtv recording an episode of Scrubs which has
> already been recorded in the past, watched, and deleted. Is it because
> after I delete it it's not there, so it thinks that it never recorded that
> episode? that would really stink if that's the case. Mythweb states for
> Scrubs to "Find and record one showing of this title each day." and these
> other settings are also checked: Check for duplicates in: All recordings
> Duplicate Check method: Subtitle and DescriptionAlso, there's a checkmark
> that I have tried that states, "Record new and expire old".
> It's also happening with other shows like Family Guy which has a recording
> setting of: "Record at any time on channel WCGV."
> So can anyone explain how Mythtv works for recordings that have already
> been recorded, watched, and deleted? Why is it recording it again or
> this normal? Much appreciated.
> Daniel

i have the same problem, but only with this show: "Scrubs".  it will record 
every single show, even when the same episode was aired earlier that day.  

Anthony -  http://messinet.com - http://messinet.com/~amessina/gallery
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