[mythtv-users] Which schedule rule wins?

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Fri Sep 7 20:03:55 UTC 2007

On Fri, Sep 07, 2007 at 12:25:50PM -0700, David Brodbeck wrote:
> On Sep 7, 2007, at 12:00 PM, Kevin Hulse wrote:
> > I have found that this causes certain shows to monopolize the tuner.
> I know what you mean, but I deal with it by lowering the priority on  
> certain shows.  For example, I have a rule to record The Simpsons on  
> any channel.  I like The Simpsons, but it's on *somewhere* pretty  
> much 24/7.  So I have this rule set a -1 priority.  I also have  
> chosen an expiration policy that's priority-weighted, so Simpsons  
> episodes don't push everything else off the disk.

This leads directly to a question my sister just asked me last night:

If more than one schedule rule, with different parameters for things
like priority, or storage group, or recording profile, or what have
you, match the same recording, which one wins?

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