[mythtv-users] Schedules Direct not downloading list of channels?

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Aug 29 16:46:43 UTC 2007

On 8/29/07, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 08/29/2007 01:11 AM, Steven Adeff wrote:
> > On 8/29/07, Michael T. Dean <mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> >
> >> On 08/29/2007 01:03 AM, Steven Adeff wrote:
> >>
> >>> On 8/29/07, Steven Adeff <adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>> On 8/28/07, Robert Kulagowski <rkulagow at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>>> There appears to be a bug.  Please read
> >>>>> http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO.html#toc24.4 for a workaround.
> >>>> This is what I get with my DVB card,
> >>>>
> >>>> 2007-08-29 00:27:14.491 Skipping channel fetch, you need to scan for
> >>>> channels first.
> >>>>
> >>>> but i've got all the channel information in the database already and
> >>>> scanning has never seemed to work for me.
> >>>>
> >>> well, the scan worked, so I've got my DVB cards with SD lineups. Now
> >>> I'm trying to follow that guide for my firewire connected cable box
> >>> listing. the problem is the workaround of going back to the main
> >>> screen does not work.
> >>>
> >> Did you try the workaround in the link I sent you?
> >>
> > I haven't even gotten to running mythfilldatabase yet, i'm still
> > trying to associate channels with the firewire connection.
> mfdb will do that, but only if you disconnect the video source from the
> input (meaning the mythtv-setup UI won't work for you and you'll have to
> run mfdb from the command line).  Also, if you're running SVN trunk (not
> -fixes), Daniel has a fix in place in r14355 that should allow it to
> work in mythtv-setup (and testing/feedback would be appreciated).

Ok, if it'll pull the channels in I'll give it a try. I'm running
trunk so I'll update to give Daniel's fix a try.

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