[vdr] Epgsearch not avoiding repeats

Christian Wieninger cwieninger at gmx.de
Mon Oct 31 19:39:00 CET 2011


Hi Stuart,

Am 31.10.2011 00:39, schrieb Stuart Morris:
> My mistake...I think.
> I had previously had this setting:
> Compare subtitle yes
> Which I later changed to "no", but did not delete the timers it had already created. Once I deleted the timers and triggered an update I got zero repeats.
>
> Am I correct in saying that with "Compare subtitle" set to yes, if there is no subtitle it is classed as different?

yes. It happened to me, that my EPG provider sometimes dropped the 
episode names, what resulted in no recordings. So I changed it to handle 
no episodes like different ones. Better double recordings than no 
recordings ;-)

cheers,
Christian

> Apologies for my daft mistake confusing the word "exert" with "excerpt" :-/
>
> --- On Sun, 30/10/11, Christian Wieninger<cwieninger at gmx.de>  wrote:
>
>> From: Christian Wieninger<cwieninger at gmx.de>
>> Subject: Re: [vdr] Epgsearch not avoiding repeats
>> To: "VDR Mailing List"<vdr at linuxtv.org>
>> Date: Sunday, 30 October, 2011, 8:54
>> Hi Stuart,
>>
>> please turn on the log file with '-v 2' and have a look at
>> epgsearch.log
>> to see what's going on.
>>
>> cheers,
>> Christian
>>
>>
>> Am 29.10.2011 23:43, schrieb Stuart Morris:
>>> Hi
>>> Since upgrading to Epgsearch 1.0 I'm getting lots of
>> repeat recordings.
>>> Please can anyone suggest what could be wrong here?
>>>
>>> To avoid repeats I have these settings:
>>> Avoid repeats yes
>>> Allowed repeats 0
>>> Compare title no
>>> Compare subtitle no
>>> Compare summary yes
>>> Min. match in % 90
>>> Compare date no
>>>
>>> Here is a exert from epgsearchdone.data:
>>>
>>> R 1319913000 1800 28
>>> C T-9018-8194-8258
>>> T Harry Hill's TV Burp
>>> D Harry Hill delivers his trademark take on the top
>> shows on the box. Will he be looking for inspiration in the
>> Downton Abbey pantry, on The X Factor or on Coach Trip's
>> holiday? [S]
>>> @<epgsearch><channel>3 -
>> ITV1</channel><searchtimer>Harry Hill's TV
>> Burp</searchtimer><start>1319912880</start><stop>1319915400</stop><s-id>28</s-id><eventid>32842</eventid></epgsearch>
>>> r
>>> R 1319913000 1800 28
>>> C T-9018-16515-17603
>>> T Harry Hill's TV Burp
>>> D Harry Hill delivers his trademark take on the top
>> shows on the box. Will he be looking for inspiration in the
>> Downton Abbey pantry, on The X Factor or on Coach Trip's
>> holiday? [Upscaled HD]
>>> @<epgsearch><channel>51 - ITV1
>> HD</channel><searchtimer>Harry Hill's TV
>> Burp</searchtimer><start>1319912880</start><stop>1319915400</stop><s-id>28</s-id><eventid>32842</eventid></epgsearch>
>>> r
>>> R 1319916600 1800 28
>>> C T-9018-8194-8357
>>> T Harry Hill's TV Burp
>>> D Harry Hill delivers his trademark take on the top
>> shows on the box. Will he be looking for inspiration in the
>> Downton Abbey pantry, on The X Factor or on Coach Trip's
>> holiday? [S]
>>> @<epgsearch><channel>33 - ITV1
>> +1</channel><searchtimer>Harry Hill's TV
>> Burp</searchtimer><start>1319916480</start><stop>1319919000</stop><s-id>28</s-id><eventid>32842</eventid></epgsearch>
>>> r
>>>
>>> Thanks
>
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