I'm using the TV Everywhere Beta and noticed that sometimes (due to stream issues) that a recording may fail.
It would be nice if in these cases, the next time the failed episode was on, Channels DVR would attempt to record it again. It would also be nice if there was some sort of notification when something failed.
I have to constantly go into recordings to look for Interrupted or failed recordings. I am trying to capture full shows that are in syndication... but do not want any interrupted. So an alert would be great or a automatic reschedule of Interrupted shows ... if the pass says to re-record deleted.
To expand on this, currently you get the red badge when you go to watch something that says the recording was interrupted. You have no idea if the recording is missing 5 seconds, 5 minutes, or 50 minutes. The only option you have to try and fix it is to delete the recording and it will eventually re-record it. I would like a setting on the server to automatically replace interrupted recordings. This way you get to keep the one you have which has an unknown defect, and eventually Channels will replace it with an uninterrupted version. But in the mean time, you have the one you have.
I posted elsewhere....what does "Interrupted" mean.
That the only indicate i see berried in the sever ui that a recording has an issue.
when my Xinfity TVE crapped out, I had recordings set, one partily recorded, the rest failed entirely.
But also see the tag marked other times, and watch the entire recording through, no issues.
Channels realy does need a better and more informative making and informing the user just what and when specificity make a recording bad.