[mythtv-users] myth-setup question

Albert Ulmer jayaeu at gmail.com
Sun Oct 3 04:09:50 EDT 2004


It seems that cvs.mythtv.org is currently down or misconfigured:

ul16s002 mythtv # ping www.mythtv.org
PING mythtv.org (66.111.39.130) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from colo.snowman.net (66.111.39.130): icmp_seq=1 ttl=50 time=140 ms
64 bytes from colo.snowman.net (66.111.39.130): icmp_seq=2 ttl=50 time=148 ms
64 bytes from colo.snowman.net (66.111.39.130): icmp_seq=3 ttl=50 time=138 ms
64 bytes from colo.snowman.net (66.111.39.130): icmp_seq=4 ttl=50 time=139 ms

--- mythtv.org ping statistics ---
4 packets transmitted, 4 received, 0% packet loss, time 3003ms
rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 138.920/141.689/148.114/3.758 ms

ul16s002 mythtv # ping cvs.mythtv.org
PING cvs.mythtv.org (66.111.39.134) 56(84) bytes of data.
>From unknown.sagonet.net (66.111.39.134) icmp_seq=1 Destination Host Unreachable
>From unknown.sagonet.net (66.111.39.134) icmp_seq=2 Destination Host Unreachable
>From unknown.sagonet.net (66.111.39.134) icmp_seq=3 Destination Host Unreachable

--- cvs.mythtv.org ping statistics ---
4 packets transmitted, 0 received, +3 errors, 100% packet loss, time 2999ms


Too bad... I hope it is up again soon...

Best regards,
Albert.


On Sun, 3 Oct 2004 04:52:04 +0200, Albert Ulmer <jayaeu at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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!
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Allan.
> > 
> 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...
> 
> Best regards,
> Albert.
>


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