[mythtv-commits] Ticket #1520: Don't automatically add new channels in mythfilldatabase

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Wed Mar 15 21:00:53 UTC 2006

#1520: Don't automatically add new channels in mythfilldatabase
 Reporter:  dwilga at mtholyoke.edu  |       Owner:  ijr
     Type:  patch                 |      Status:  new
 Priority:  minor                 |   Milestone:     
Component:  mythtv                |     Version:     
 Severity:  medium                |  
 DataDirect likes to automatically add new channels added by the provider
 to one's lineup. When it comes to satellite providers, these are almost
 always channels you don't subscribe to. It's a pain to have to go to DD to
 unflag the channels and then delete them in mythtv-setup every time this

 This new commandline option to mythfilldatabase, "--no-new-channels",
 makes it ignore any channels DD adds without your knowledge. It has the
 side-effect that you have to manually run mythfilldatabase without this
 option whenever you really want to add new channels to your listings in

Ticket URL: <http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/1520>
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