[mythtv-users] Recording a show on specific days of the week

Vitani vitani-mythtv at tfxsoft.com
Wed Dec 23 13:12:41 UTC 2009

Thanks guys, both of your answers have given me good food for thought and
something to try when I get home (or attempt over VNC while on lunch!)


2009/12/23 Malcolm Parsons <malcolm.parsons at gmail.com>

> 2009/12/23 Vitani <vitani-mythtv at tfxsoft.com>:
> > For example, Eastenders (for my wife, honest!) is on five times a week
> > - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and then there is an omnibus on
> Sundays,
> > I'd like to set Myth up so that it never recorded the Sunday episode. I'm
> > guessing it's just not possible at the moment, but I thought I'd ask!
> If you're using Freeview's EPG, then every programme has a series ID
> and programme ID
> The omnibus episodes have a series ID of fp.bbc.co.uk/kci192.
> The normal episodes have a series ID of fp.bbc.co.uk/kci195.
> The series IDs are displayed in MythWeb.
> So you can set up a custom recording rule:
> program.seriesid="fp.bbc.co.uk/kci195"
> Shame this isn't very user friendly.
> --
> Malcolm Parsons
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