[vdr] half-viewed recordings, can they be moved at the top of the list?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Tue Jan 8 23:41:34 CET 2013


On 08.01.2013 23:38, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 08.01.2013 22:47, Mika Laitio wrote:
>>> I don't think it's difficult to do right at all to be honest. You can
>>> just make user-defined thresholds so the the user can decide himself
>>> how many mins or % of the total recording triggers the partial-view
>>> and viewed flags. For example one guy might want:
>>>
>>> not-viewed: <5% viewed
>>> partial-viewed: 5%+ viewed
>>> viewed: 95%+ viewed
>>>
>>> and another guy could customize it differently such as <10%, 10%+,
>>> 99%+...  This way the user gets the 3 flags and gets to decide when
>>> they're triggered. I think this would satisfy the majority/most users
>>> with low difficulty to implement.
>>
>> Percentages would not work well as 5% is much more from 20 minute
>> recording than 2 hour movie.
>>
>> But a little related to this, I think it would be great if there could
>> be some kind of short cut for command that one could use after watching
>> the recording to cut away end of the recording. So when ending texts
>> start, one key press would just cut rest away and also stop the viewing.
>
> I could imagine the following:
>
> - define a User0 key on your remote control (or User1, 2, ... 9)
>
> - in keymacros.conf add a line
>    User0 0 7 0 9 2 Stop
>
> When you press the User0 key during replay it should then
>
> - set a mark at the current position
> - jump to the very beginning of the recording
> - set a mark at the beginning
> - jump back to where you stopped viewing
> - start the

[ sorry, hit the wrong button here ]

- start the editing process
- end replay

Of course this will only work correctly if there are no editing marks
defined yet.

Klaus



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