[mythtv-users] Live-TV and Job Queue

Wolfgang Nothdurft mythtv at linux-dude.de
Thu Jul 26 21:39:14 UTC 2012

Am 23.07.2012 15:49, schrieb Steven Adeff:
> On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 1:18 AM, Joseph Fry <joe at thefrys.com> wrote:
>>>> On 04.07.2012 15:11, Steven Adeff wrote:
>>>> On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 6:12 PM, Scott & Nicole Harris
>>>> <snharris99 at live.com> wrote:
>>>> Ever since I upgraded from 0.24-fixes to 0.25.1-fixes I have noticed my
>>>> commercial flagging and metadata jobs are triggered for Live TV. This
>>>> did
>>>> not happen under 0.24. Is this expected behavior or is their some option
>>>> I
>>>> missed or is stuck???
>>>> No. It shouldn't happen. There was a bug where job queue handling wasn't
>>>> working properly for 2nd of back-to-back recordings. Are you before or
>>>> after
>>>> the fix for that?
>>>> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/commits/520508#520508
>>>> Mike
>>>> I am on the current (as of today) Mythbuntu 0.25 repos build and I've
>>>> seen
>>>> the same behavior for a while now. It appeared they got queued and then
>>>> stopped almost immediately, so I assumed this was intended behavior.
>>>> However, in looking at the Status page of Mythweb, I can see that the
>>>> News
>>>> at 6 I am watching right now is happily commflagging away.
>>>> you may also notice that when a scheduled recording interrupts livetv
>>>> that it is put in the livetv group. livetv in 0.25 is rather borked
>>>> atm.
>>>> Not wanting to high-jack the mail, but when you say LiveTV is borked...
>>>> I am preparing a migration from .24+fixes to .25+fixes and have been
>>>> reading
>>>> through tickets and mailing list to be sure it is the right time.
>>>> Should I wait a little longer, when having to consider WAF
>>> if you use livetv a fair amount I would, one of the Dev's has this
>>> issue on his list of things to fix, so it should get looked at
>>> hopefully before 0.26.
>>> there are a lot of nice things about 0.25, but there are some pretty
>>> basic things that I feel have been broken that make the overall
>>> usefulness drop since 0.24, especially if 0.24 is running fine for
>>> you.
>> Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but I just noticed that my system has
>> about 100 queued jobs for commercial flagging after doing some livetv
>> channel hopping last night (been transcoding a couple dozen recordings so
>> jobs haven't run).  Anyway I'm really worried that, once the my system gets
>> caught back up, I'm gonna run into issues watching livetv due to the
>> commercial flagging.
>> I searched through trac and didn't see a ticket for this, was there one
>> submitted?
>> I am running the latest nightly from the mythbuntu repo's so I believe I'm
>> all up to date (0.25.2-3-gf0e2ad8).
>> Can anyone point me at the ticket so I can keep an eye on how things
>> progess?
>> Thanks!
> Dan has put together a patch that is now in 0.26 to fix this. i tried
> compiling the patch against 0.25 but it ended up borking my ability to
> watch LiveTV at all, something I wrote another email to this list
> about. I don't know if it is why this happened to me, but I am now of
> course unable to test if it works backported to 0.25....
> but it sounds like 0.26 will fix the issue.
> that said, I don't know if it fixes the adding of livetv to the job
> queue for commercial flagging, but it should solve the scheduled
> recordings while watching livetv issue.


I posted a patch for 0.25 that solves this issue



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