[mythtv-users] Update channel icons for your area (was Re: Sky Channel Icons)

Andrew Lyon andrew.lyon at gmail.com
Mon Sep 18 21:59:15 UTC 2006

> On 09/18/06 12:57, Andrew Lyon wrote:
> >Has anybody got some nice sky channel icons they could share? Ive
> >googled and found a few but some are of low quality or incorrect shape
> >(rectangular), e.g. sky 1, I will roll my own if necessary but I feel
> >sure there must be some good ones somwhere!
> >
> http://www.lyngsat-logo.com/ and, feel free to update the SVN version of
> the master_iconmap data to link to the appropriate icons so others may
> benefit from your efforts. ;)
> See http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/2365 for an example (the new patch
> is post 0.20).  You can do this even if you don't run SVN.  Just do a
> checkout with:
> svn co http://svn.mythtv.org/svn/trunk/mythtv/contrib/master_iconmap
> Then edit data/{baseurl,callsigntonetwork,networktourl}.txt and test it
> with:
> ./build_map.pl
> (in the master_iconmap directory)
> Then, run:
> mythfilldatabase --reset-icon-map all
> mythfilldatabase --import-icon-map master_iconmap.xml --update-icon-map
> /as the user who runs the mythfrontend program/ from the master_iconmap
> directory to test.  (Verify all your channels have icons.  If you test
> with MythWeb, you'll have to delete MythWeb's icon cache with "rm
> /var/www/htdocs/mythtv/data/tv_icons/*" (change path as appropriate)).
> And, finally, run
> svn diff > ~/master_iconmap-sky.patch
> from the master_iconmap directory to create a patch for Trac.
> Mike

Cool!, something I can do to make a contribution :), a question: if i
cannot find a icon that looks really nice, would it be ok to knock one
up myself, host it, and add my webserver to the list?


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