[mythtv-users] What Tuner Did a Recording Come From?

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Sun Sep 11 00:11:25 UTC 2011

On Sun, Sep 11, 2011 at 11:19 AM, Michael T. Dean
<mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 09/10/2011 05:54 PM, Alex Butcher wrote:
>> On Fri, 9 Sep 2011, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>>> On 09/09/2011 08:21 PM, Charles Wright wrote:
>>>> Is there an easy way to tel with Mythweb or the Watch recordings
>>>> screen which tuner a recording came from?
>>> No, the information isn't stored since the definition of "which tuner"
>>> can change as frequently as every reboot.
>>> The log files have information showing which tuner recorded which.
>>> There's also the ugly hack at
>>> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Which_recorder.pl , which will parse the
>>> information out of the log files.
>> Your script doesn't find anything in my log files, because there are no
>> lines containing "Started recording".
>> I'm running 0.24-fixes from 12 Feb 2011, and the backend is running with "-v
>> important,record,channel,siparser". Is it dependent upon a particular
>> version of MythTV, or a particular verbosity setting?
> It's logged at the default verbosity level (which contains important and
> general--this message is, specifically, in the general messages).
> I updated the script to make it a bit better with 0.24 version output.
> I also updated the page with better (correct :) instructions.  Note that
> all the information is in the master backend log file, so just run it
> against that one--regardless of how many remote backends you have.
> So, download the new copy and try again.

Thanks Mike, how does one incorporate this into the status page? Do I
have to edit mythweb to call this script?

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