stanlist at cox
Oct 10, 2006, 8:42 PM
Post #4 of 4
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces [at] mythtv
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces [at] mythtv] On Behalf Of Dewey Smolka
> Sent: Saturday, October 07, 2006 6:46 PM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Skip past commercial
> On 10/7/06, stan <stanlist [at] cox> wrote:
> > There's function that I think is called "skip to next cut
> point". In a
> > commercial flagged recording, this skips to the beginning
> of the next
> > commercial. Even with auto-commercial-skip turned on, this
> point seems to
> > be too late for the commercial to be skipped.
> > The end result is a fast way to see all the commercials in
> a recording.
> > Is there something I'm doing wrong? Is there some way to
> skip to the point
> > just past the next commercial.
> Having a hard time parsing exactly what problem you're trying to
> describe. Com flagging puts markers where Mythtv thinks commercials
> begin and end. It's not 100 percent but pretty close. If you 'skip to
> next cut point' while you're in a show, it will do just that -- i.e.
> jump to the commercial. If you hit the 'skip' button again it will do
> the same thing -- jump to the next marker, which should be at the end
> of the commercial break.
> If all this is working and you have autoskip on, then you don't need
> to bother. Myth will jump from the point where commercials begin to
> the point where they end (for the most part).
> Note that if you manually skip past the cut point, then the
> commercials won't be skipped automatically. But the 'skip to cutpoint'
> command should take you to the end of the break.
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I finally got MythTV development time from the wife and found that one more
press of the button takes me to the end of the commercial.
I'm not getting automatic commercial skip when I "skip to next cut point",
but pressing once for the commercial beginning and once more for commercial
end is fine.
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