[mythtv-users] continue recording after ota signal loss

Chris Adams rocket at extremelan.net
Tue Jul 27 04:37:00 UTC 2010

On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 3:30 PM, Kevin Johnson <dabears_rule at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi All:
> I am running mythbuntu 10.04 trunk.
> I get my tv ota.  Sometimes I lose signal.  If the signal is lost for only a
> few seconds, myth will continue recording the show I have scheduled to
> record.  If the signal loss is longer, maybe fifteen seconds? myth will stop
> recording, even if the signal re appears a minute later.
> Is there anyway to get around this?  Some way to increase the "wait time"?
> I assume this is directly related to the video buffer?
> Thanks.

I have a similar issue: due to marginal reception recordings will
sometimes fail to start - and sadly myth has no tolerance or retry for
bad reception.
(Redundant post warning: yes, this post is redundant. But at least
there's more than one of us.)

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