[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-commits] Ticket #363: Add selective grabbing to the DBOX2 EPG grabber

Steven mythmail at richardstraat.homedns.org
Fri Sep 23 07:27:18 UTC 2005

MythTV schreef:
> #363: Add selective grabbing to the DBOX2 EPG grabber
> -----------------------------------------------------+----------------------
>  Reporter:  justin.hornsby2_at_ntlworld.com (juski)  |       Owner:  ijr    
>      Type:  enhancement                              |      Status:  new    
>  Priority:  minor                                    |   Milestone:  unknown
> Component:  mythtv                                   |     Version:         
>  Severity:  low                                      |  -----------------------------------------------------+----------------------
>  I'm a happy user of Levon's excellent DBOX2 patch - but I thought it'd be
>  nicer if it grabbed the EPG selectively according to the contents of the
>  'useonairguide' column for each channel... so here it is.  It's a bit of a
>  hack, but see what you think.  I'm not quite up to the task of adding the
>  'use on air guide' checkbox to the channel editor screen, so I left that
>  well alone (for now)... If you want a particular dbox2 channel to be
>  skipped in the EPG grab, set the 'useonairguide' field in the channel
>  table to 0.
wouldn't it be easier (cleaner) to use the xmltvid field? If it's empty 
use the DBox data, if not you can fill the epg using mythfilldatabase. 
No need for an extra column.


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