[mythtv-users] Possible bug about unwatched and automatically marking watched

Hika van den Hoven hikavdh at gmail.com
Tue Oct 10 00:28:21 UTC 2017

Hoi Hika,

Friday, October 6, 2017, 7:41:07 PM, you wrote:

> Hoi Peter,

> Friday, October 6, 2017, 7:16:37 PM, you wrote:

>> On 10/06/2017 12:46 PM, Hika van den Hoven wrote:
>>> Yes I know it is not entirely reliable, both in marking read to soon
>>> or not at all. But that's not my issue.
>>> When I mark an episode watched by hand it gets replaced in the Watch
>>> List by the next in line. It does not do so on automatically marking
>>> watched. So the update of the Watch List does not get triggered.
>> Hika

>> The point I am trying to make is, when it is automatically marked as 
>> watched, it is useful if it stays in the list in case you have not 
>> really finished watching it.

>> Therefore maybe it is not a bug.

>> Peter
>> _______________________________________________

> I see what you mean and you might be right. But to me it is not handy.
> At least to me it is extremely rare that a show gets marked seen, when
> it shouldn't, maybe tree times in three years. It much more often gets
> not marked when it shouldn't.

It does not seem to be intentionally. I just now had the Watch List
get updated after an automatic Watched marking. So it seems to be some 
kind of race condition wether the marking or the checking on updates
comes first.

Tot mails,
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