[mythtv-users] no seek table??

Mark Perkins perkins1724 at hotmail.com
Fri Feb 15 04:59:50 UTC 2019

On 15 February 2019 2:27:09 pm James Abernathy <jfabernathy at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 2/14/19 10:43 PM, James Abernathy wrote:
>> I have a handful of programs where commercial skip works fine. However
>> when I play a program that commflag found 5 commercials it doesn't
>> skip a one. I checked setup -> video playback and commercial skip was
>> set to automatic.
>> So I got out the keyboard and while playing near the beginning I hit
>> 'e' which normally pauses so I can use 'm' to open the menu and load
>> the cut list and see where the commercials are flagged. Well today
>> when I hit 'e' I get 'No seek table'
>> I have no idea what caused this.  The frontend is Shield TV
>> mythfrontend-20190124-arm64-v30.0-7-g2b8211e8e5d.apk. Backend is v30
>> updated this week.
>> I also duplicated the problem on a ubuntu 18.04 frontend updated to
>> v30 with the latest update this week.
>> I looked in the frontend log and saw this error about the time I was
>> trying to edit;
>> eb 14 22:35:40 Martha-desktop mythfrontend.real: mythfrontend[1032]: E
>> CoreContext mythplayer.cpp:4500 (EnableEdit) Player(0): Cannot edit -
>> no full position map
>> Any ideas??
>> Jim A
> Not sure this is related but I just checked a new recording make tonight
> and after the commflag job finished and I could edit and load the
> cutlist. So it appears to be the problem exist on all recordings made
> with the old, now removed, HDHR tuners. As part of removing the old
> tuners and installing the Hauppauge WinTV Quad I had to rebuild the
> Video source which renumbered all the Channels.  Is the cutlist for each
> problem tied to the channel ID which has now changed???
> Jim A
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seek tables (in recordedseek database table) are found in part using 
chanid. if you have manually changed chanid in some places in your database 
it could be related.

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