[mythtv-users] Skip issues on recordings only - where to look next?

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Jul 10 10:54:28 UTC 2008

2008/7/10 Bruce Nordstrand <brucen at ksl.com.au>:
> Hi all
> I have been searching the archives but as yet have not come across a
> solution for my problem. Over the past month or so Myth as decided that
> when you skip/jump/fast forward or rewind, you mean the whole program.
> One of my recordings that is actually 3.5hrs long displays as 7370:48:26.
> My recordedseek table was showing "in use" in MySQL until I did ran
> optimize_mythdb.pl which showed things were back to normal. However, the
> skip/jump etc issue still exists and it is impossible to skip over the
> garbage in the recordings.
> Can someone please suggest where I should be looking to possibly correct
> with problem. WAF is *way* down at the moment...

Those recordings have broken seektables, so you'll need to rebuild
them via mythcommflag --rebuild.

Nick Morrott

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