seven at seven
Jun 26, 2012, 10:35 PM
Post #3 of 10
On 26/06/2012, at 10:24 PM, Martin Moores <moores.martin [at] gmail> wrote:
Re: Commercial detection on 0.25 a bit poor?
[In reply to]
> On 26 June 2012 13:17, Glen <glen.hawksworth [at] bigpond> wrote:
> Hi all,
> since my recent upgrade to 0.25 I have noticed very poor
> advert/commercial detection. Commercials are not being detected,
> sometimes the show is detected as an add!!
> The first 0.25 box I built was for my brother and he also complained
> about poor ad skipping, I figured I must have forgotten unset "strict"
> detection but now I'm not so sure.
> I never had 100% success with commercial skipping but certain shows I
> record the success rate was 99.9%. I actually used to use these shows to
> show off ad skipping to my mates.
> Has anyone else (particularly in Australia) noticed poor ad detection
> recently? Is it just the networks doing something different? Is there
> something different in 0.25?
> Suggest you drop Gavin an email. He is collecting sample shows to do some work on advert detection for future Myth versions. I am putting some together at the moment to send over on a USB stick.
> Gavin Hurlbut - gjhurlbu [at] gmail
> As for detection being any worse, I can't say I have noticed any differences from 0.24 for example. I am using the silence-detect script though, which has been better for me in the UK.
Are you running the silent-detect manually or as a user job or have you replaced the default mythcommflag command?