[mythtv-users] "NO DATA" for almost all HD channels, but still can record the shows

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Wed Aug 29 06:22:54 UTC 2007

On 8/28/07, Gabe Rubin <gaberubin at gmail.com> wrote:
> I posted this in another thread, but realized it should start its own.
> Ever switching to SD, aside from having issues of not yet being able
> to do discrete line-ups for firewire and pvr-350 (although I am
> hopeful that will be resolved soon), I have run into an even stranger
> issue: the guide data in listings, when checking mythweb, indicates
> that almost all (but not all; National Geographic and Showtime HD
> being exceptions) have NO DATA.
> However, this is not a huge problem; my regular scheduled programs for
> those channels still seem to be in my upcoming recordings view and do
> seem to get recorded.  Further, when I search for specific programs, I
> can find them via mythweb.  I hardly ever use the listings, and to be
> honest, have not checked the TV to see if the EPG is displaying the
> data.  I am just wondering why this happens, and if it will cause some
> issues at some other point.

This was solved by doing the proper mythfilldatase
--remove-new-channels command and adding it in the settings.  I now
have a flawless listing.  Wonder why that did it, but it did it.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list