[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase: missing rows from channel table

Matt Collins matt at clues.com
Tue Oct 19 12:35:33 UTC 2004

On Tue, Oct 19, 2004 at 01:49:56PM +0200, Mark Wormgoor wrote:
> Hi,
> > I am trying to setup a new installation of Mythtv on FC2 using Jarod's instructions and I run into the folowing problem when running mythfilldatabase after running mythtvsetup to select a the danish TV 2 station as the one and only source.
> > 
> > mythfilldatabase runs the tv_grab_dk that retrieves som XML information, but at the end I get these errors.
> > 
> > :
> > End of XMLTV output ------------------
> > Query was:
> > SELECT channum FROM channel WHERE chanid = 1001;
> > No error type from QSqlError?  Strange...
> > 
> > I understand from this previous discussion
> > http://mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/2004-October/056413.html
> > that there should already have been inserted a row i the channel table by mythtvsetup.
> > 
> > Can anyone help me finding out figure out if I am doing something wrong or there is a bug somewhere in the mythtvsetup process.
> I had the exact same problem with tv_grab_nl and ended up just entering
> all the channels into the GUI manually (getting the xmltv id from the
> /usr/share/xmltv/tv_grab_nl/channels file).  I never had this problem
> with 0.15 (exact same procedure), so it seems like a bug to me.
> But, it was easier to circumvent than to track and fix :)

Had the same problem, wrote a script to shove in the tables rather than making
100 entries via the channel editor ;) Was with tv_grab_uk_rt


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