[mythtv-users] which encoder was used for a recording?

Vincent McIntyre vincent.mcintyre at gmail.com
Sun Apr 17 11:24:32 UTC 2011

Hi Michael

On 4/17/11, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:

> There's an ugly hack at http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Which_recorder.pl
> that will stick the information in the backend status page when used
> with the Miscellaneous Status Script (or you could easily rip out the
> HTML and output plain text, or just redirect output to a file, and a
> browser should display it well enough).

thanks for this. It works well for my case, with the following tweak.

--- which_recorder.pl   2011-04-17 21:09:51.000000000 +1000
+++ which_recorder.pl.new       2011-04-17 21:22:18.000000000 +1000
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@

 while (<$fh>)
-    if (/^(.*) scheduler: Started recording: (.*): channel (\d+) on
cardid (\d+), sourceid (\d+)/)
+    if (/^(.*) Started recording: (.*): channel (\d+) on cardid
(\d+), sourceid (\d+)/)
         print "<h3>Capture Information</h3><div class=\"schedule\""
           if ($index == 0);

Thanks to all for your thoughts & advice

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