[mythtv-users] SD Channel Picked Over HD

David Engel david at istwok.net
Wed Oct 12 16:18:02 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 04:54:05PM +0100, Tim Draper wrote:
> On 12 October 2011 16:47, Kirk Bocek <t004 at kbocek.com> wrote:
> > That's what I ended up doing. A custom record is a good idea: very
> > specific, no way to get confused. I always forget about that.
> >
> > How is the SD/HD data identified? I see the HD data in the listing
> > information is rather hit or miss? Some HD shows are flagged, others not.
> afaik, HD shows are flagged by the listings source. if mythtv sees the 'also
> in HD' tag, and you have HD as +1 priority over the SD recording, then it
> will record in HD.

Specifically, HD is denoted by "program.hdtv > 0" and SD by
"program.hdtv <= 0".  As always, the scheduling capability is only as
good as your guide data.

David Engel
david at istwok.net

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