[mythtv-users] Program guide filled with all unknown

Bill Warner wwarner42 at cox.net
Wed Jun 9 20:08:57 EDT 2004

Thanks Bruce this seemed to fix it.  I haven't changed the video source,
but I did just change to zap2it.  I'm not sure if the program guide ever
worked because this was the first time I really wanted to use it.


On Wed, 2004-06-09 at 13:32, Bruce Markey wrote:
> Bill Warner wrote:
> > Except for a very few channels the program guide says everything is
> > unknown, while the on-screen display shows the title and everything. 
> > The information seems to be in the database but it is not getting to the
> > program guide.
> This could happen if you have changed your video source but
> there are still old entries for the same stations in your
> channel table.
> First, http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-21.html#ss21.5
> $ mysql -u mythtv -pmythtv mythconverg
> mysql> delete from channel;
> mysql> quit
> $ mythfilldatabase
> That may fix it. If there is still weirdness like none of
> your show are scheduled to record you can run setup and answer
> "yes" to the questions. Re-enter your Video Sources, Capture
> Cards, and Input Connections. Your recordings and record rules
> will be safe.
> --  bjm
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