[mythtv-users] everyday i have to make sure myth worked the day before

Tony Lill ajlill at ajlc.waterloo.on.ca
Sat Apr 2 20:57:17 UTC 2011

"Brian J. Murrell" <brian at interlinx.bc.ca> writes:

> On 11-04-01 12:39 PM, Devin Heitmueller wrote:
>> Ask yourselves:  how many times have you sat down with some popcorn,
>> turned on your MythTV box, hit play on a recording, and found out that
>> there is a zero length file there?  Wouldn't it have been nice if Myth
>> had proactively told you that much earlier?
> And even better, didn't consider it a successful recording so put it
> back into the schedule in case it was being shown again.

I have a ticket (4130) and patch that enhances mythcommflag to look for
breakage and schedule a re-record. It's been there about 3 years

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