That is the basic problem with theTVDB, it may claim "You've found the most accurate source for TV and film." but it goes on to say "Our information comes from fans like you" It all depends on individuals supplying correct information to the various sites and for broadcasters using accurate...
Yes but only the crid suffixes are stored in the database to save space, this fix only affects the initial set up of the series recording and doesn't affect any subsequent episode that appear in the schedule later. We have seen occasions where broadcasters have incorrectly used the same series...
I recently noticed unexpected recording of 'Top Gear' appearing in my 'Finding Alice' folder!
It turns out that both series share the series CRID on ITV (SD only) and Dave
This was a long standing bug but has been exposed by some recent changes that I made so I have coded a one-liner fix that...
The 'file in use' would indicate that it probably is running - it could be something else but unless the recording was being played it is fairly unlikely to be in use by anything else.
Restarting after failure is pretty well tested over the years
It is perfectly normal for a queued task to be back in Running after a crash - it is supposed to rerun incomplete queued tasks.
What would be abnormal is when a task stays in running for an unusually long time (irrespective of whether the a crash had occurred) and needs to be investigated by...
Having had the vbox for a while now I do not recommend the vbox XTi 4144 for DVB-T/T2
There are still far too many serious issues considering it was actually released in 2019 and is a follow on from an earlier box so should have been largely resolved.
There are still large gaps in the over...
SMB file sharing requires SMB version 1 which Microsoft has been actively trying to prevent and so you would need to enable it on your windows 7 machine
Recently it stopped...
fix-disk is not a diag option, on the HDR is appears as one of the maint menu options.
Not having a HD I am not familiar with the maint options
Diag really hould have reportef an error when an invalid option is entered :(
Using the HDR command window I get:
wget: server returned...
It would be quite useful to add an episode change option to the Rename function (as well as the arbitrary command option for Sweeper)
Episode is not a standard hmt field but one that @af123 squeezed into unused space
Remapping of the remote control buttons is available using the ir package in the customised firmware
I use the following to disable the DVD and Audio buttons
You might also wish to disable/remap the Portal and other buttons that could cause...