[mythtv-users] Killing all known channels, dead

Jo Shields directhex at apebox.org
Mon Oct 31 06:00:30 EST 2005

Phill Edwards wrote:

>>DVB-T, rather handily, automatically adds new channels when they appear.
>>This happens both with my set-top boxes, and with Myth. However, there's
>>a tendancy to re-add channels I went to the effort of deleting - I don't
>>want QVC, I don't want scrambled Cartoon Network, and I'm not really
>>after Television X either.
>>Is there a way to make removed DVB channels stay removed, rather than
>>coming back from the grave like a plague of zombies?
>It may be something to do with your conf file for tv_grab_xx. Some of
>them allow you to specify which channels to retrieve. It's probably
>retrieving channels into the xmltv file which mythfilldatabase then
>dutifully loads.

Nope, that's part of the problem - If I'm going to auto-tune to the porn 
channels, I'd at least like some warning so I can get listings and icons 
working, rather than large "NO DATA" chunks.

--Jo Shields

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