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

Yeechang Lee ylee at pobox.com
Tue Nov 24 18:04:40 UTC 2009

ryan patterson <ryan.goat at gmail.com> says:
> 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.

When I ran Bill Cizek's HDHomeRun multirec patch for 0.21
(subsequently incorporated into 0.22), the behavior you ask for was
available by also using his rework of another patch that provided
two-pass scheduling versus the stock scheduler's one-pass method.
Sadly, the patch does not apply to 0.22.

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