[mythtv-users] Backend & Back/Frontend specs.

Peter Clarke pete at dynotechnic.co.uk
Thu Jun 16 10:28:44 UTC 2005

> I think there's several ways of doing it.  What is your problem.

The xmltv portion runs ( I believe )..it's just the mythfilldatabase
process never completes and I don't see anything in the DB relating to
channel info.

> select the alternative uk listing source in mythtvsetup.  When you
> exist that screen mythtvsetup appears to hang.  Toggle back to the
> shell where you ran mythtvsetup and you should see tv_grab_uk_rt
> asking you to select channels.

Yep - done that.

> Select the channels you want.

Again, not a problem :-)

> When you've finished look at the conf file that tv_grab_uk_rt has
> generated in
> ~/.mythtv/
> and you should see a list of web addresses corresponding to the
> channels you picked.  Make sure that these appear as the XMLTVID in

Contains lots of addresses for channels - seems fine.

> the channel setup screen of mythtvsetup.

Nothing, nada .. zip - the DB is also devoid of channel info.

> Then I think bob should be your uncle.

Actually, I think you'll find that my Uncle Bob died a fair few years ago,
now I have only an uncle Andy left.



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