[mythtv-users] 0.25.3: 0-Byte recordings, how to fix?

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Wed Nov 14 08:49:35 UTC 2012

On 14/11/12 07:08, cvb at kruemel.org wrote:
>>>>> 0-Byte-recordings.
>>>> Don't know if this is relevant, or just for my tuner card.  I used to
>>>> get this a lot on my dual tuner, when EIT was enabled on both tuners,
>>>> used to lock it up.
>>> I just tried to verify that in my configuration. I have configured one
>>> input device with up to 2 simultaneous recordings for the TT-3200. Is
>>> that correct? And if so, how can I tell mythtv to use only one of the
>>> tuners for EIT? I couldn't find an option for this.
>> No guarantee that this is the problem, but the EIT option is in
>> mythtvsetup > Capture card setup > Recording options.
> Using this option, I can only turn off active EIT for both tuners, right?

Wrong: there should be a separate page for each tuner...
> In any case, I disabled active EIT scanning to see if that helps. This
> morning, I had 15 0-byte recordings, none succeeded...

But it doesn't sound like the cause, for you.
> Chris

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