[mythtv-users] How do I get mythfilldatabase to NOT add channels?

Bruce Markey bjm at lvcm.com
Mon Dec 26 16:23:50 EST 2005

Niels Dybdahl wrote:
>     I am using MythTV with QAM256 channels (which lacks guide data).  
>     So I have
>     set up a DataDirect source for the guide data.   The problem is I can
>     manually enter the channels I have into the database, but when I do a
>     mythfilldatabase, it adds every channel in the cable lineup to the list.
>     How do I stop that? I only want the channels I receive!
> You should configure your XMLTV grabber to only retrieve those channels. 

He is using DataDirect which does not involve the XMLTV project
scrapper software.

--  bjm

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