[mythtv-users] MythFillDatabase question SOLVED - kinda

Brian L. Walter blwalter at gmail.com
Thu Sep 13 22:18:35 UTC 2007

John Drescher wrote:
> On 9/13/07, Brian Walter <blwalter at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> I'm testing the Directv grabber from xmltv.  I've configured it to just
>> get the PPV information.  I've create the xml file from the grab, and it
>> looks like it has the PPV information in it.  Now, how do I get that
>> info into Myth?
>> I've tried the following:
>> mythfilldatabase --file 2 test.xml  (2 is the source id for my 'normal'
>> SD directv).
>> This sits for a while..processes, but, nothing shows up in the
>> guide...still just says 'Pay Per View....'
>> Am I missing something obvious?
> Didn't someone mention last week that DirectTV no longer provides the
> schedules for PPV?
I got this to work by deleting the channels, and letting the xml file 
re-populate.  I can now see the PPV options in the frontend guide, just 
not on mythweb....but that's another day:)


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