[mythtv-users] mythtv-users Digest, Vol 101, Issue 67

Thomas Boehm mythtv-users at lists.boehmi.net
Tue Aug 30 13:45:54 UTC 2011

Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 08/30/2011 04:00 AM, Thomas Boehm wrote:
>> Tree wrote:
>>> On Mon, 29 Aug 2011, mythtv-users-request at mythtv.org wrote:
>>>>> Bonus question: Is there any way to access this "preserve" setting from
>>>>> MythWeb? (I don't often actually use mythfrontend)
>>>> Just click the clock symbol for that recording...
>>> That claims to enable/disable Auto Expire, which is already disabled.
>> Then everything is fine for that recording if you want to keep it. Or
>> are you not happy with it? I'm not sure what your reply means since
>> there is no question in it.
> Disabling autoexpire on a recording does not preserve an episode in a 
> "record new and delete old" recording rule.  You need to use preserve 
> (possibly in addition to disabling autoexpire) for the episode.

Ah ok, my bad. I misread your last posting. I never use "preserve this
episode", hence my suggestion to move it to mythvideo.

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