[vdr] Old schedule / old timers

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Feb 10 22:41:09 CET 2008


On 02/10/08 20:48, Rainer Zocholl wrote:
> Hello
> 
> after upgrading from 1.4.3 to 1.4.5 i found that the schedule
> does not contain any old events.
> The current event is marked, but it is always the top of the list.
> What's the sense of tagging the current, when it's always at the
> top line and can't be scrolled "back"?

MANUAL:

  EPG:
  ...
  EPG linger time = 0    The time (in minutes) within which old EPG information
                         shall still be displayed in the "Schedule" menu.

> Too, long time ago "one time timers" were not deleted automatically.
> That has the advantage that if i found that "one time" worth to be 
> recorded again, it was easy by editing that old "used" one time timer.
> Manually deleting the superflous "used" timers was much easier than to wait
> for EPG to show that event in future.

Others (including myself) found it annoying that one-time timers were
*not* deleted automatically ;-)

Klaus



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