[mythtv-users] [mythtv] Updating two datasources with a single xmltv file

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Dec 14 18:30:50 UTC 2006

On 14/12/06, Daniel Kristjansson <danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-12-13 at 23:39 +0000, Nick Morrott wrote:
> > > On 13/12/06, Daniel Kristjansson <danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> > >
> > > > I'm not going to tell you how on the MythTV _development_
> > > > mailing list though.
> >
> > Daniel,
> >
> > I just checked out mythfilldatabase in SVN and none of the runtime
> > options are described as able to do this for XMLTV data
> > ('--remove-new-channels' is clearly for DataDirect customers only).
> >
> > Please could you let those non-US users know the correct incantation is?
> "--update" should work for XMLTV data.


Thanks for the correct option. As the option's usage states:

"For running non-destructive updates on the database for users in
xmltv zones that do not provide channel data"

are there any downsides (in terms of potential database bloat) to
using this switch?


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