[mythtv-users] How reliable is Commercial skip?

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Sun Sep 11 23:39:31 UTC 2011

On 9/11/2011 17:41, Thomas Boehm wrote:
> Robert Longbottom wrote:
>> I'm hoping that someone will make this one of the built in detection
>> methods.  Mainly because everytime I upgrade Mythtv it overwrites
>> mythcommflag with the "real" one and I wonder why my commercial
>> detection is broken for a few moments before realising :-)
>> Robert.
>> [1] http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Mythcommflag-wrapper
> I'm just testing this script and it looks promising so far. It works
> very well with Dave. I already gave up the idea of commercial detection
> here in the UK...
> To solve your problem after every update you could use the command
> /path/to/mythcommflag-wrapper.sh -j %JOBID% -V 0

I changed that bit of the page to explain how to install it properly 
yesterday.  The page had previously advised to rename the official 
mythcommflag, and put this script in its place.  Thus, every time you 
upgrade, the script gets overwritten with the official application.

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