[mythtv] Status of DVB EPG data

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Sun May 29 06:55:56 UTC 2005

On Sun, May 29, 2005 at 10:39:42AM +1000, Jon Whitear wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > Move to another country? Last I checked, Australian stations only
> > transmitted the current and next program information, which uses
> > different DVB metadata than the full program guide. I don't think
> > Myth uses the current/next information, as it isn't very useful.
> Thanks for the reply. I'll just have to guess what's on the HD channels,
> then!

Someone posted a script recently for AU users which takes the SD
schedule (from any tv_grab_au) along with a list of which programs are
in HD from the widescreen.tv web site, and adds HD program information.
I haven't tried it but it seems like a reasonable idea. Check this out:


I haven't tried it myself, as I haven't yet switched to HD viewing.
(I should though as I now have an HDTV.)

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish at debian.org> <hamish at cloud.net.au>

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