[mythtv-users] 0.25+fixes -> Cutlist + transcode cuts in wrong place (OMG the WAF!)

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Jul 25 00:25:05 UTC 2012

On 07/24/2012 06:04 PM, Kingsley Turner wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got this problem, and my WAF has plummeted, and I even got one of 
> them dark looks from SWMBO... because it's happened twice now.
> I cut the beginning and end of one of SWMBO's shows from the 
> Australian ABC (which is a commercial free channel).
> The cuts were made by [E]diting, positioning to the first cut 
> position, and [M] cut to beginning.
> Similarly at the end of the credits, [M] cut to end.
> If you watch the video at this point, the cuts are perfect.
> Then I transcode.
> When the job is finished, I checked the result.
> The first cut has seemingly been ignored, there's a bunch of pre-show 
> still there.
> But the last cut has been made about 5 minutes before the end of the 
> programme - not including the credits.
> Serious WAF lossage !
> How do I debug this ?

How did you transcode?  Using Watch Recordings's MENU|Job Options|Start 
Transcoding or hitting X while watching the show or did you use some 
other script/external program?


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