[mythtv-users] Preserve This Episode
brucen at ksl.com.au
Wed Jan 9 09:10:49 UTC 2008
Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2008 8:54 AM, Brad DerManouelian <myth at dermanouelian.com
> <mailto:myth at dermanouelian.com>> wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2008, at 4:12 AM, Bruce Nordstrand wrote:
> > What exactly does "Preserve This Episode" mean in the latest trunk
> > builds?
> I searched the archives and found that Preserve This Episode will not
> auto-expire the program if you have a Max Number of Recordings rule
> that says to auto-expire when the limit is reached in order to record
> a new episode. For example, let's say you have a rule to record a
> maximum of 5 episodes of iCarly and set it to auto-expire the oldest
> one when a new one comes on to record, but you REALLY love the one
> where Spencer makes a butter sculpture and want to watch it over and
> over again. You can Preserve This Episode and it won't auto-expire
> to the max recordings rule.
> This is correct. :) I know because I added it a long time ago (to
> me) as a feature I loved from my ReplayTV days. I have indeed used it
> to save the Friends episode where Joey speaks French (Oh' De Foof).
> French it up!
Great addition. I must start using the Max Recordings bit as well...been
a bit slack in that area.
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