[mythtv] Recording series with different titles on DVB
rune at megahurts.dk
Sat Jul 31 17:20:46 UTC 2010
On 2010-07-31 18:05, Mark wrote:
> My DVB-C provider (Yousee) has decided to put episode information in
> the event title, which mythtv interprets as different programs.
> Since mythtv already can store the seriesid from the
> content_identifier_descriptor I was thinking of either add a new
> query for services, or modifying some of the existing queries to
> prefer the seriesid over the title.
> any comments are welcome.
> Also if someone could point out to me where the queries are located
> I would be grateful.
> I may be way off the mark here, but wouldn't the best way to address
> this be an eit_fixup?
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AFAIK according to the DVB standard it is perfectly legal to have different
titles for different episodes/events in a series.
With better/any "record series" support, this issue would not exist.Also it
would allow for improvements to the recording GUI (series could be handled
Personally I'd much rather fix the issue in a general way, rather then just
adding a fixup for my provider.
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