[mythtv-users] mis-ordered channels in mythweb editor

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Feb 24 03:09:25 UTC 2007

On 02/23/2007 09:51 PM, Al wrote:
> My cable company changed it's lineup. I adjusted my zap2it list 
> appropriately.
> After running 'mythfilldatabase --do-channel-updates' and refreshing all 
> guide data I ended up with duplicate channels for those where that channel 
> is now allocated to something else.
> In mythweb, I used the channel editor to delete the unwanted ones and all 
> appears well in the guide.
> At first I thought the new channels were not listed in the editor, but 
> discovered they are listed out of order at the bottom.
> If old channel 5 was deleted and there is a new channel 5, the order is now:
> 1 2 3 4 6 7 8 5
> Though functionally it doesn't make much difference, it is an irritant.
> Is there a way to put things back in numerical order? 

Delete all your channels and re-create them.  The best way is to delete 
the video source (or, really, use Delete All to delete all video sources 
to ensure all the right tables are truncated).  Then, recreate your 
video sources, input connections, and channels.


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