[mythtv-users] Commercial Flagging in the UK

David Knight dlknight at sdf.lonestar.org
Sat Nov 21 15:51:27 UTC 2009

On Sat, November 21, 2009 2:38 pm, Mark Greenwood wrote:
> I know this has been covered a few times and I've done a lot of research
> but I haven't been able to find a solution.
> Basically, commercial flagging just doesn't work for me (Myth 0.22).
> Occasionally it might spot one commercial break in a program, but rarely.
> And I get more false detections than real ones.
> I know it's a complicated thing and that it's hard to make it work in all
> cases, but does anybody have a tips or tweaks for how to make it work
> better, specifically for UK (Freeview) channels?
> Thanks,
> Mark

Works most of the time for me, I mainly record just ITV and FIVE (rest are
commercial free channels):

Advert Flagging Method = All Available Methods
Strict Advert Detection = Off


Dave K.

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