[mythtv-users] Question about Mythfilldatabase

William Munson william_munson at bellsouth.net
Fri Oct 5 21:32:49 UTC 2007

Mailing Lists wrote:
> I am switching from EIT to schedulesdirect.  
> I use 4 sources on a motor with a dish.  The first 2 sources I use the
> channel number as scanned.  I seem to be getting data for these so far.
> The other 2 sources I add 10000 to the channel numbers (i.e. channel 200
> is channel 10200 on my system).  I've noticed that I'm not picking up an
> xmltvid for these 2 sources.  Is mythfilldatabase looking for the
> channel number to match up the channels?  Is there an option to offset
> the channel numbers to counter my channel numbering scheme?

That may be too big of a channel number. Try an offset of 200-500.   I 
use 200 and have had no problems with data.

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