[mythtv-users] EIT Vs Radio Times

Robin Hill myth at robinhill.me.uk
Wed Jan 2 19:17:32 UTC 2008

On Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 07:02:19PM +0000, GR wrote:

> I've been using Myth for a while (I'm on 0.20.2) and the recent flurry
> of e-mails about the Radio Times XML feed going down has nudged me to
> ask: What are the pros & cons of using the RadioTimes XML feed over the
> EIT feed ?
> From what I can see, the EIT feed is simple and works. Or am I missing
> something big ?
The big problem I found with using EIT are that the show titles are
inconsistent and not infrequently change at the last minute.  I usually
plan the week's TV at the weekend, and finding that a show name has then
changed and it's not been recorded is _very_ irritating.

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