[vdr] EPGSearch time-based blacklisting

Mike Lampard mike at secnet.net.au
Fri May 30 13:01:54 CEST 2008


On Fri, 30 May 2008 05:03:36 am Holger Altenburg wrote:
> Hi Mike,
>
>  >>> Mike Lampard wrote:
>  >>>
>  >>> I have a channel with identical EPG info for the same program,
>  >>> regardless of episode.  Often the program I want to record is
>  >>> repeated every six hours or so, but depending on the day it may
>  >>> every 12 hours or more (its somewhat random) with a new episode
>  >>> sometime after midnight.
>
> Hopefully the name of the title of that program is allways the same?
> Then you could try to use the undoneepgsearch.sh script in the
> plugin-package. Starting this by cron short before midnight with the
> given title should remove the recording from the epgsearchdone.data
> after that you can start a new epgsearchupdate:
>
>    touch /path-to-plugins-config-dir/.epgsearchupdate
>
> and your programm will found as new/unrecorded and timer should be set
> for the next appearance.

Many thanks.  A whereis found the script under the scripts directory of the 
source directory, I'll give it a try tonight.

Regards
Mike



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