[vdr] mastertimer and "bad" channels ?

Matthias Schniedermeyer ms at citd.de
Thu Dec 8 20:58:18 CET 2005


Gregoire Favre wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> is it possible to have a list of "bad" channels that should have a much
> longer MarginStart and MarginStop that others ?


Nope.

But you can always "double" the relevant torecord-entries.

First you should create a macro with the relavant channels, which you 
can then use many times.

[BADCHANNELS]
ProSieben
SAT.1
KABEL1

And then double the relevant torecord-entr(y/ies).
Just be sure to have the "bad" one(s) before the other(s) as the entries 
are evaluated in order.

[something, longer margin]
Title = someting
Channel = BADCHANNELS
Margin = 1200;1200

[something]
Title = something
Margin = 600;600


I personally have many such constructs in my torecord.
I've tought about making it possible to do doing things like this in 
just a single entry, but the itch for that hasn't been strong enough for 
me to scratch it. :-)





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