[vdr] Can I disable pause live tv altogher?

Patrick Rother krd-vdr at gulu.net
Sat May 16 17:57:42 CEST 2009


On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 11:08:56AM +0200, Nicolas Huillard wrote:
> Patrick Rother a écrit :
> > On Fri, May 08, 2009 at 08:30:24PM +0300, Pasi Juppo wrote:
> >> I'd also like to see option where live-tv pause can be enabled/disabled.
> > 
> > I second this idea.
> > 
> > I have a large recorder host, and satellite hosts for watching live
> > TV and recordings (via NFS), but I usually don't want to record
> > anything at the satellites.
> > I.e. I'd prefer to have the instant-record and pause-live-tv keys
> > disabled there.
> > 
> > I could disable these remote control keys completety, but I do use
> > the pause key while playing recordings, so this is not an option.
> > 
> > So, a "don't record at this host" configuration option would be nice.
> 
> I think the good solution for this situation would be to forward the 
> recording request to the "large recorder host".

For real, I have a watchdog script does this, i.e. look for timers
and remove them, but this is an ugly workaround.

As most pause key pressings are accidental, this is quite annoying.

I'd prefer to have a switch to disable recording at all.




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