[mythtv-users] show pops up End of Recording but plays through Mythweb

HP-mini blm-ubunet at slingshot.co.nz
Sat Nov 3 23:53:03 UTC 2012

On Sat, 2012-11-03 at 19:37 -0400, Ian Evans wrote:
> Wanted to watch a show that's been transcoded to mp4, a user job we
> use frequently.
> However, when we go to play this particular episode with Watch
> Recordings, it plays about a second and then kicks up the End of
> Recording, Delete It Save It screen, so we can't play the episode.
> It's a 1.2 gig file.
> Out of curiosity, I went mythweb and was able to get the episode
> playing with the flowplayer.
> Why would it play in Mythweb and not the internal player? Again, this
> transcode job has been used successfully hundreds of time since 2011.
> When I go to play the episode with the internal player, this is what pops up:
> Nov  3 19:34:44 buster mythlogserver: mythfrontend[23641]: I
> CoreContext tv_play.cpp:403 (StartTV) TV: Entering main playback loop.
> Nov  3 19:34:44 buster mythlogserver: mythfrontend[23641]: I
> CoreContext mythrender_vdpau.cpp:588 (CheckOutputSurfaces) VDPAU:
> Added 2 output surfaces (total 4, max 4) and then the End of Recording
> message pops up.

Does your user job rebuild the seektable?
It should be doing this if it leaves the new video file in recordings

You can also build seektables for "Videos" storage group files.

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