[mythtv-users] Invalid chanid

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Tue Mar 20 22:31:50 UTC 2007

On 20/03/07, Ron Scott <ronnie.scott at gmail.com> wrote:
> Does anyone know why an invalid chanid might be created in the tvchain
> and inuseprograms for a particular channel.
> I am running .20 mythtv and currenly I have one channel that always
> displays blank program information in the nowshowing areas (everything
> is fine in guide).  I think this is occuring because it thinks the
> chanid is '45673892' as shown in the inuseprograms and tvchains
> tables.   Anyone know why this might be happening?  For some reason
> when these rows in the database are entered the chanid is entered
> wrong.

Use the channel editor in mythtv-setup and check what the chanid is
set to for this channel. If it's bad there, any further use of it
could be broken.

How were your channels configured initially?

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