[mythtv-users] Displayed recording duration not updated after applying cutlist

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Mon Sep 3 22:48:46 UTC 2012

On 03/09/12 23:23, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 09/03/2012 05:19 PM, John Pilkington wrote:
>> This is new since upgrading to 0.25-fixes.  Because I use my own
>> scripts to do the cutting I shall have to try to fix it, but I'd like
>> a pointer to tell me where to look.
>> In playback mode hitting step-forward brings up a display of current
>> position and total duration;  that's what isn't being updated.
>> Stepping to the end in the editor shows the correct new duration.
>> The script I use clears the cutlist, rebuilds the seek table
>> (mythtranscode --mpeg2 --rebuild) and resets the file size.  Any idea
>> what else it needs to do now?
>> FWIW I'm using MythCenter-Wide.
> No idea, but in 0.25+, the file size should be updated automatically
> when you rebuild the seek table, so I'd recommend removing that part of
> your script.
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/firehose/502777#502777
> Mike

Good, I'll try that.  I just tried reversing the order of rebuild and 
clearcutlist, with no effect.  I'll look at using other rebuild options 
too - but ISTR that there was talk of dropping some of them?  I'll hunt 
around a bit more and maybe try another theme, too.

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