[mythtv-users] Weirdness with manual record rule

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Aug 30 21:14:34 UTC 2011

On 08/30/2011 02:39 PM, Kris B. wrote:
> On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 14:04 -0400, "Greg" wrote:
>> On 08/30/2011 01:38 PM, Kris B. wrote:
>>> On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 13:29 -0400, "Michael T. Dean"  wrote:
>>>> On 08/30/2011 11:40 AM, Kris B. wrote:
>>>>> I set up a manual record rule to record a channel every day of the week
>>>>> at 7am for 120 minutes.  The reason is I just want two hours on this
>>>>> channel to capture the news and the today show, regardless of what the
>>>>> names are or whatever.
>>>>> However, when I set it up this way, it only records M-F, not the
>>>>> weekends... Is there something I am doing wrong?  Is there a way to
>>>>> specify every single day,  not just during the week?  Should I set this
>>>>> up directly through the front end?
>>>>> Thanks in advance!
>>>> You need to set it up with a start time during a weekend day if you want
>>>> to include weekends.
>>>> Mike
>>> That is a setting I don't see in mythweb - is it in the frontend setup
>>> for scheduling?
>> In Mythweb look on the main page for Recording Schedules
>> (Manual,Custom). I believe that's what you are looking for...
> This is where I had set up the Recording, under manual.  Unfortunately I
> didn't see a setting to include weekends.  I am using myth .23 if that
> matters...

It's not a setting.  It's a start time...

Change it to a Saturday or Sunday in the past--like 2011-08-28.


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