[mythtv-users] Removing unwanted channels - lots of them!

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Apr 25 15:36:51 UTC 2007

On 04/25/2007 11:06 AM, Mike Dent wrote:
> On 4/25/07, Ben Lancaster <lists at benlancaster.co.uk> wrote:
>>> I'm in the UK and using the xmltv grabber to get the channel
>>> listing data from Radio Times HQ. I have a uk_rt.xmltv file with
>>> 260 entries!
>> The mistake you made was choosing "all" when you did the initial
>> xmltv_rt setup, rather then selectively choose the channels available
>> to freeview.
> I assume I cannot just run mythtv-setup again and correct this?

Actually, running mythtv-setup and using the "Delete all video sources" 
button to remove all video sources (and it has to be "Delete all") and 
then re-creating video sources, input connections, and channels is the 
best approach.  Doing so will clean out everything that's not needed.


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