[mythtv-users] Recording Rule "Premieres"

Jim Stichnoth stichnot at gmail.com
Mon Sep 24 01:21:15 UTC 2012

On Sun, Sep 23, 2012 at 5:59 PM, Michael T. Dean
<mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 09/23/2012 08:46 PM, Andreas wrote:
>> looks like the "Premieres" recording rule example does not work anymore
>> due to the change to UTC in the database. I've missed the first episode of
>> Revolution on NBC and probably some more new shows I don't even know about.
>> Adding "convert_tz" to the rule made it work again for me:
>> program.first > 0 AND (program.programid LIKE 'EP%0001' OR
>> program.subtitle = 'Pilot') AND program.originalairdate =
>> DATE(CONVERT_TZ(program.starttime,'UTC','SYSTEM'))
>> I hope this helps anyone with the same issues.
> This was fixed a couple weeks ago.  Please update to current master.
> https://github.com/MythTV/mythtv/commit/186e2c02

That commit only helps when you create a new rule from the template.
There is nothing that automatically updates existing rules.

The instructions about adding convert_tz are documented in the
"Special Notices & Instructions" section of the 0.26 release notes,
http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Release_Notes_-_0.26 .


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