[mythtv-users] another scheduling mishandling

Brian J. Murrell brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Thu Jun 24 15:39:06 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-06-24 at 10:24 -0500, David Engel wrote: 
> The scheduler does not use "best fit".  It always uses first fit with
> some simple heuristics.  One of those heuristics is using priority to
> control the order in which things are tried.


> Your testsched does not show this.

Damn and oops.  Copy-and-pasto.  The new schedule with the digital
channels' priorities increased is actually at

> It still shows Rookie Blue being
> recorded on CITI 3 which will prevent The Office from being recorded
> on WGRZ 11.

Right.  That was the old schedule (still).

> Not seeing The Office on WGRZ 11 looks like a listings problem and
> should be investigated.

But it is in the listings according to the listings guide:

        The Office:
5       Gossip
(WGRZ)  (Rerun)

        The Office: 
11      Gossip
(WGRZ)  (Rerun)

Opening each of those up into their own tab and comparing the details,
they are (of course) identical.



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