[mythtv] mythfilldatabase failed and also destroyed by schedule!
ijr at po.cwru.edu
Tue Jun 8 01:42:45 EDT 2004
On Monday 07 June 2004 12:11 pm, Andrew M. Bishop wrote:
> Derek Atkins <warlord at MIT.EDU> writes:
> > I'm running 0.15.1 and mythfilldatabase failed last night. In the
> > process it also destroyed today's program data. From the status page,
> > it says:
> > Last mythfilldatabase run started on 2004-06-06 04:08 and ended on
> > 2004-06-= 06 04:08. mythfilldatabase ran, but did not insert any new data
> > into the Gu= ide. This can indicate a potential grabber failure.
> > There's guide data until 2004-06-17 06:00 (11 days).
> > DataDirect Status: Your subscription expires on 08/23/04 19:12:32
> > My EPG has no data it in for today.. So it missed some programs I had
> > scheduled this morning. :(
> > If it fails to grab data why did it destroy my schedules?
> This is unfortunately the default behaviour of mythfilldatabase, it
> wipes the existing data for the day it has just downloaded then
> inserts the new data.
It's only the default behavior for the native DataDirect grabber. The xmltv
grabber will only clear data if it has data for that day and channel.
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