[mythtv-users] myth-setup question
jayaeu at gmail.com
Sat Oct 2 22:52:04 EDT 2004
On Sun, 03 Oct 2004 00:27:50 +0100, Allan Stirling
<dibblahmythml0015 at pendor.org> wrote:
> Albert Ulmer wrote:
> > On Sat, 02 Oct 2004 12:10:15 +0100, Allan Stirling
> > <dibblahmythml0015 at pendor.org> wrote:
> >>Scanning is a bit different for DVB - You can't just treat it like an
> >>analog tuner. You need the dvb-apps package and within that there's dvbscan.
> > OK, I managed to adapt one of the samples (de-Berlin) provided with
> > dvbscan to the information given to me by my cable provider. I now
> > have a channel.conf in my home directory and would like to feed them
> > to MythTV.
> > How can I accomplish that? Can I use mythfilldatabase or is there some
> > conversion neede beforehand?
> The steps I think you need to do (please, anyone else jump in here) are:
> 1. mythfilldatabase with your country grabber to get your channels set up.
> 2. Go to http://cvs.mythtv.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/
> and get mythtv/contrib/channels.conf-import.pl
> (Sorry - CVS web access is not working for me at the moment for some
> reason, so I can't check the full path)
> 3. chmod 755 channels.conf-import.pl
> 3. Edit channels.conf-import.pl to set the import file type or pass it
> the right command line arguments (-t (tzap), -s (szap), -c (czap), etc).
> 4. Run ./channels.conf-import.pl
> Good luck!
Thanks for the hint! Are you sure the URL is correct? I get "no route
to host" when trying to access it, even though I can get to anywhere
else on the Internet...
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