[mythtv-users] how to make invisible channels invisible in program finder?

Arnold Delavigne adelavig at iinet.net.au
Thu Aug 17 04:27:36 UTC 2006

Quoting raf <raf at raf.org>:

> Jean-Yves Avenard wrote:
> > On 8/16/06, raf <raf at raf.org> wrote:
> > > i have mythtv-0.19-fixed. there are several copies of each
> > > channel where i am (sydney, australia). i have made one of
> > > each channel visible and the rest invisible (in mythtv-setup's
> > > channel editor).
> > 
> > the easiest way is to use mythweb, untick the "visible" box and it
> > won't show up anymore
> > 
> > JY
> hi,
> as i said, i already have marked them as invisible.
> it makes no difference to my problem whether they
> are marked as invisible in mythfrontend or in mythewb.
> the point is that doing so doesn't make them invisible
> in mythfrontend's program finder. it only makes them
> invisible in mythfrontend's program schedule and in
> mythweb.
> my question was: is it likely that removing the xmltvids
> from the invisible channels will result in them disappearing
> from the program finder (once the current guide data has
> expired)? i suppose i can just wait a week to find out.
> cheers,
> raf
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Try removing the channel numbers as well. I'm running 0.18 and the Mythweb 
channel editor won't let me do that, so I had to edit the MySQL Channel table 
manually. After I deleted the channel numbers for the channels I didn't want, 
they no longer showed up in the program finder or guide.

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