[mythtv-users] HD-3000 quick guide question

Ian Forde ian at duckland.org
Fri Jan 19 18:41:55 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-01-18 at 16:27 -0800, Ian Forde wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-01-18 at 16:22 -0800, Robert Tsai wrote:
> > > Hmm... just updated the xmltvid again, changed the channel number (in
> > > the backend channel editor) to 11_1, and ran mythfilldatabase manually
> > > without any options. No change.  I mean... I'm picking up the station
> > > just fine - just no guide data...isn't setting the xmltvid supposed to
> > > tell it to pick up the guide data?  I've also got "use on-air guide"
> > > checked... just because the other working DVB channels have it checked
> > > to... why do I have the feeling I'm missing something obvious here?
> > 
> > Did you add this new KNTV-DT to your zap2it channel lineup?
> Yep!  And for a while, mythfilldatabase kept pulling it from zap2it.  So
> I renamed the channel in setup from 11_1 to 11-1, re-enabled it in the
> listing in zap2it, ran mythfilldatabase, and saw that now that the names
> match, it no longer removes it from zap2it.  But it still doesn't have
> any listings in the guide... I'm not thinking that it's zap2it's fault
> on this one - if they had dropped digital NBC, someone on this list
> would have noticed by now... ;)

Lo and behold - sleep on the problem and all shall be well.  I just
checked it - it got the lineup.  I'm really not sure why multiple runs
of mythfilldatabase would cure it, but I'm just glad it did!  Thanks to

                       Ian Forde
                       RHCE (7,EL4), CCSE, SCNA, SCDME

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