[mythtv-users] Where did I find the default early start/late end setting again?
Douglas_Peale at comcast.net
Sat Dec 11 23:03:01 UTC 2010
On 12/11/2010 02:52 PM, John Veness wrote:
> On 11/12/10 21:55, Craig Huff wrote:
>> Somewhere in the dark recesses of time I found and set the option to
>> start recordings a minute early and end them a minute late. When I
>> start to edit a new recording rule for an upcoming show the Schedule
>> Options section automatically shows "Start recording 1 minute early"
>> and "End recording 1 minute late".
>> I have found the option settings to "soft" start n seconds early and
>> end m seconds late, unless there is another show on the same channel
>> immediately adjoining this one.
>> Since I'm finding a number of consecutive recording sets and my
>> default settings are forcing a lot of unnecessary switching from one
>> capture device to another, I want to stop the default "hard" early and
>> late settings, but for the life of me I can't find where to reset
>> I've been through mythtv-setup settings and everywhere I could in
>> mythfrontend settings, but I've either zipped right past it, not gone
>> into the right dialog, or it is no longer accessible from the menus in
>> version 0.23. I even tried looking through the pages of MythWeb
>> (which I don't normally use).
>> Any help would be appreciated.
> This is one of the harder settings to find - it took me several minutes to find it when I wanted to tweak it a few weeks back.
> Anyway, it's in TV Settings, Recording Priorities, Set Recording Priorities. At least, it is in 0.24.
This will only affect new schedules, for existing schedules, you will have to edit the schedules themselves.
For things like this, it is sometimes easier to find them (though a bit riskier to edit them) in the database editor in MythWeb.
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