[mythtv-users] 2nd attempt, recorded files are empty
fsquires at gmail.com
Mon Jun 29 16:21:46 UTC 2009
On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 9:18 AM, Peter Hocking<peter at thehockings.org> wrote:
> When I record a TV show using the scheduler, the resulting file is empty.
> How ever, if I start recording the show while watching it using live TV, it
> records just fine.
> Running Mythbuntu 9.04, mythtv-common:
> Installed: 0.21.0+fixes20745-0ubuntu0+mythbuntu3
> Candidate: 0.21.0+fixes20745-0ubuntu0+mythbuntu3
> Version table:
> *** 0.21.0+fixes20745-0ubuntu0+mythbuntu3 0
> 500 http://weeklybuilds.mythbuntu.org jaunty/main Packages
> 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
> 0.21.0+fixes19961-0ubuntu8 0
> 500 http://au.archive.ubuntu.com jaunty/multiverse Packages
> Running on Athlon 2800 64 bit, (Socket 754) with 2 gi6 of RAM, 500 gig SATA
> hard drive & SATA DVD- burner with HD Homerun tuner.
> LiveTV & recording folder are the same, /var/lib/mythtv/recordings/Test
> I've formatted the hard drive 3 times & re-installed,rwice with Ubuntu, then
> installing MythTV, the last time with Mythbuntu, each time with the same
> Any suggestions?
I was having a similar problem, but with only one channel (ABC). I
could watch Live TV just fine but all my recordings were missing.
I changed "Use Quick Tuning" in mythtvsetup on the "Input Connections"
screen from "Live TV Only" to Always, and now my recordings work just
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