[mythtv-users] Recording two successive shows on the same channel

Sven Bretfeld sven.bretfeld at gmx.ch
Wed Sep 28 20:31:19 UTC 2011

Simon Hobson <linux at thehobsons.co.uk> writes:

> Sven Bretfeld wrote:
>>If there are two shows following one another and matching the same rule,
>>MythtTV stops recording the first show and starts to record the second,
>>so that the first one is broken for export. As I have two tunercards it
>>must be possible to solve this problem.
>>16:00-16:30 The Big Bang Theory (s02e03)
>>16:30-17:00 The Big Bang Theory (s02e04)
> There is an option to add hard padding to a recording - the boxes are 
> down the bottom of the extended options list in the recording rules 
> page (and you can set the defaults for new rules in the settings 
> somewhere).

Ah, thank you. I found a dialog I have never seen before:
settings|TV|Priorities|Recordings. There is an option to avoid
back-to-back recordings on the same card. Let's see how it works.



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