[mythtv-users] Scheduling a recording for a show that I ended up watching live causes issues

David Engel david at istwok.net
Wed Jul 18 14:52:25 UTC 2012

On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 10:36:15AM -0400, Kevin wrote:
> Last night, I scheduled recordings for two shows, but I ended up being to
> watch the shows live, but didn't alter the recordings.
> For both shows, neither was actually recorded into the Default storage
> group they were scheduled for. However, they did go into the LiveTV storage
> group. That wouldn't throw any alarms but what did was checking the status
> of these recordings last night after the shows finished, it still displayed
> as "Currently Recording"... this still was the case when I checked again
> this morning. The file sizes weren't increasing but something was hung up.
> Any ideas what the problem was here?

There are known problems dealing with recording a program normally and
also watching it via live TV while it records.  We're working on it,
but don't know when it will be fixed.

David Engel
david at istwok.net

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