[mythtv-users] SD Channel Picked Over HD

Kirk Bocek t004 at kbocek.com
Wed Oct 12 16:21:00 UTC 2011

On 10/12/2011 9:18 AM, David Engel wrote:
> 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

And Schedules Direct's upstream source is pretty messy. I wish they'd 
upload football (American) scheduling info more than one day in advance.

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