[mythtv-users] multirec works but the scheduler never uses it for consecutive recordings

Simon Hobson linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Tue Nov 24 17:10:39 UTC 2009

ryan patterson wrote:

>Thanks for the heads up.  Changing the start recording early, end
>recording late option in the individual recording schedule did in fact
>cause myth to start using the idle tuners.  I always assumed the
>global early/late setting had the same effect as the early/late
>setting on the individual schedules.  Apparently not so though I don't
>know why not.

There is a global setting for hard padding, but it only applied to 
NEW rules - existing rules retain the value in effect when they were 
created. It is a separate setting to soft padding.

See this thread :

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