[mythtv-users] Aus XMLTV grabber

Joshua King jkingkard-hotmail at yahoo.com.au
Sat Jun 4 11:24:24 UTC 2005

Here's what I've got on my computer, some things you might want to try:

On 4/6/05 1:47 PM, "Phill Edwards" <philledwards at gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks Will. The channel id fix seems to work a treat - thanks very
> much for that.

Sorry I don't know what went wrong with the version I sent you, anyway
you've got Will's update now so good.

> I'm unsure how to get the timezone piece working, though. No matter
> what OII try my listings are 10 hours behind. This is what I've tried:

I run tv_grab_au_tuhs --force-explicit-timezone

Then in the Setup program, I have Default XMLTV offset set to 'Auto' (try
this setting).

The data comes down from tuhs in UTC, so that should work (with the explicit

I'm running Gentoo 2004.3, but it shouldn't be specific to that. Is your
local timezone set correctly in Fedora, and is your clock set to UTC or
local time? I usually have my computer's hardware clock set to UTC and let
Linux adjust for the time zone. Now in Gentoo you do this by creating a
symbolic link for /etc/localtime (you do something like
ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/Australia/Sydney /etc/localtime
as root). Or you can use the TZ variable you mention.

Joshua King

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