[mythtv-users] [UK] Missing xmltvids

David Campbell dave at cpfc.org
Mon Mar 19 21:07:51 UTC 2007

Nick Morrott wrote:
> Please, no face-pulling when you read the next paragraph :)

There was Nick, there was.

> Please try importing your channels from your channels.conf, then
> deleting the channels, then rescanning for channels in MythTV. This
> procedure should configure the DVB multiplexes on the first pass, then
> clear out the channels which are not fully configured for EIT, and
> then add the newly scanned channels with the information required for
> EIT.

Well this *just worked*.

For the first time I now have all the channels with a EPG which is 
entirely satisfactory for what I want to do.

I don't understand how this mystic combination of events made it work 
but I am very grateful.


> Alternatively, you could try scanning for channels after having
> deleted your old video sources/channels. This should pull everythin in
> at the first attempt without requiring the use of the channels.conf
> file.
> Nick

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