[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #11968: Disabling automatic mythfilldatabase still causes wakeups

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Mon Dec 2 11:08:53 UTC 2013


On Monday 02 Dec 2013 04:57:19 Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 12/2/2013 3:54 AM, MythTV wrote:
> > #11968: Disabling automatic mythfilldatabase still causes wakeups
> 
> Since mythfilldatabase is run out of the housekeeper, and thus the
> housekeeper ultimately decides when to run it, would it be better to
> remove this setting entirely and add some interactivity between the
> housekeeper and managed shutdown?

That sounds like a great addition, however the housekeeper it wouldn't seem 
possible to eliminate any settings that way. The 'suggested runtime' setting 
is populated by the grabber for SD and may soon also be provided by some XMLTV 
grabbers.

If you meant the 'EnableMythFill' setting, well I'd be all for eliminating 
that but some people still insist on running mythfilldatabase manually or from 
a cron job. Not that I have a problem with users who have a genuinely good 
reason to do so, most don't and some even incorrectly tell others that this is 
the 'correct' way of using mythfilldatabase!
-- 
Stuart Morgan


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