[mythtv-users] Re-recording damaged recordings

John reidjr at lineone.net
Mon Jul 2 20:05:04 UTC 2012

On 02/07/12 15:13, Peter Bennett (cats22) wrote:
> I am using mythtv 0.25.
> A few days ago one program that was supposed to be 1 hour only 
> recorded 30 minutes. It is shown with a yellow dot in the listing on 
> the front end. However, although that episode is showing several times 
> again, it had not scheduled a re-recording of it. I have now gone into 
> "Previously Recorded" and selected it for recording again, and now it 
> is scheduled to record again.
> My question is, should not mythTV do that automatically? If only 30 
> minutes out of 1 hour are recorded, can it automatically schedule it 
> to record again? Many times on cable channels, the program is repeated 
> later the same night, so it could easily record the damaged program 
> again.
> Peter
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I think thats a feature request, but It seems like a sensible feature, I 
would definitely benefit from it, UK is littered with +1 hour channels.

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