[mythtv-users] Flag commercials queue getting pretty long

Paul pturpin+mythtv at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 16:36:07 UTC 2010

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 1:59 PM, Clay <ctmythtv at pacbell.net> wrote:
> Mark Hutchinson wrote:
> Don't get too carried away. I've found high load tends to chop up recordings
> in progress.
> Test record some hi def while it's running to be sure you're getting good
> files.

I used to have problems similar to this. To get around it I disabled
running jobs in mythbackend directly and instead launch mythjobqueue
and run it using ionice -c3. I may have also bumped mythbackend to
-c1, but after that the problem went away.

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