[mythtv-users] Wrong Guide Data on SD/zap2it for Mythbusters?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Oct 2 16:03:40 UTC 2007

On 10/02/2007 11:32 AM, James Pifer wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-10-02 at 11:20 -0400, John Drescher wrote:
>> On 10/2/07, James Pifer <jep at obrien-pifer.com> wrote:
>>> Has anyone noticed the wrong guide data on SD (and zap2it) for
>>> Mythbusters? I don't know if there's other, but the last few days
>>> recordings of Mythbusters has been incorrect.
>>> For example, right now my listings show the Mythbusters episode as
>>> "Sinking Titantic". I checked zap2it's site and that's what they have
>> It says Sinking Titanic for me as well and my Comcast TVPlanner also
>> has that. I am not at home right now so I can not verify what is
>> actually on...
> "Red Rag to a Bull" is what is actually on. The thing that made me even
> post was that tvguide.com shows the right episode. 

SD = TMS data
Zap2It = TMS data
Comcast = (most likely) TMS data
TV Guide/tvguide.com = Gemstar data

I'm guessing on the Comcast (and don't feel like researching your local
cable co), but if it were using Gemstar data, it would be correct.


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