[mythtv-users] Recording from TV whilst watching a video

Leigh Sharpe lsharpe at pacificwireless.com.au
Thu Jul 30 03:08:40 UTC 2009

Yes, I've had no problems recording before.


-----Original Message-----
From: sonofzev at iinet.net.au [mailto:sonofzev at iinet.net.au] 
Sent: Thursday, 30 July 2009 12:44 PM
To: 'Discussion about mythtv'; Leigh Sharpe
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Recording from TV whilst watching a video

On Thu Jul 30 12:20 , "Leigh Sharpe"  sent:

>Hi All,
> This sounds
>like something I should be able to do, but I've failed miserably.
>I had a program
>scheduled to record last night. At the time, I was also watching a 
>video on my myth box. I checked the backend status on MythWeb and saw 
>that it was recording when it should.
>However, when I go
>into 'watch recordings' and try to watch the program I recorded, Myth 
>tells me that the file for the program cannot be found.
>Additionally, under
>'Recorded Programs' in MythWeb, the program is listed as "still 
>recording" some
>12+ hours later, and the file size is 0B.
>Anybody care to
>guess what I've done wrong? Have I tried to do something I can't do? 
>What can I do to
>avoid having to tell somebody that I missed recording their favourite 
>show (save leaving the country)?
There is nothing you can do about this recording.. It does sound like something isn't setup correctly. 

Have you been able to record (without doing anything else) before??

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