dmoo1790 at ihug
Jun 21, 2012, 2:42 AM
Post #5 of 5
On 21/06/12 20:47, Steve Hodge wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 8:15 PM, David Moore <dmoo1790 [at] ihug
> <mailto:dmoo1790 [at] ihug>> wrote:
> Just figured out an odd problem I've been having with some
> recordings. (Maybe I'm a bit slow.) I use the "Record one showing of
> this title every week" a lot. Generally works perfectly but have had
> a few cases where the scheduler decided not to record a show even
> though it was new for this week. Seems that if the new show starts
> earlier this week than last week then the scheduler decides less
> than a week has elapsed so it won't record because there was an
> earlier showing already recorded for the week. Bah.
> Now I have to figure out a rule that allows for this. OK. Looks like
> I should use "Record at any time..." and then set the "New episode"
> option in schedule filters. Hope this does the trick.
> I believe (though I may be wrong) that the scheduler uses the particular
> timeslot you selected when you created the rule as the start of the
> week. I.e. if you created the rule using a Wed 6pm timeslot for the
> program then the week runs from Wed 6pm to the next Wed. So an episode
> on Tuesday would belong to the previous week. So what you want to do is
> to create the rule on the first "new" episode of the week.
I see what you're saying. The problem I had was a show starting 10
minutes earlier this week than last week. And only one showing per week.
A human being can easily say that 10 minutes doesn't matter but the code
is fussy I guess.
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