[mythtv-users] Auto-generate/Download MythVideo Metadata (TV PlotDownloads, Length Calculation, Auto-generate Thumbnails)

Steve Daniels steve.p.daniels at googlemail.com
Sat Jan 5 14:03:43 UTC 2008

Hi Anthony,

On 05/01/2008, Anthony Giggins <seven at seven.dorksville.net> wrote:
> Hi Robert
> A few errors I'm getting probably on the tvrage side but I'm not exactly
> sure
> ./tvscript.sh
>   Processing: "/storage/videos/new/TV/My Name Is
> Earl/my.name.is.earl.s03e03.hdtv.xvid-xor.[VTV].avi"
> mythtv: cannot connect to X server
> DBI connect('database=mythconverg:host=localhost','root',...) failed: Access
> denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) at

It seems the ragetvgrab script can't connect to your MySQL database so
you'll have to rectify that. I can't remember where the script grabs
the database access details from, it's likely in the readme or top of
the script?

> /home/mythtv/scripts/ragetvgrab-0.5.pl line 720
>        mysql -umythtv -hlocalhost -pmythtv mythconverg -e 'UPDATE
> videometadata SET inetref = 00000001 WHERE filename =
> "/storage/videos/new/TV/My Name Is
> Earl/my.name.is.earl.s03e03.hdtv.xvid-xor.[VTV].avi" LIMIT 1;'
>    Database updated
> ./tvscript.sh: eval: line 121: syntax error near unexpected token `('
> ./tvscript.sh: eval: line 121: `echo mysql -umythtv -hlocalhost -pmythtv
> mythconverg -e \'UPDATE videometadata SET plot =
> '<i>',''),'</i>',''),'<br>',''),'<p>',''),'<b>',''),'</b>','')\;\''
>    HTML Tags Cleaned
> Not sure which IRC channel your refering too in your email or what your Nick


> is, But I'm very interested in getting this working to complement the
> imdbbulkupdater script
> Cheers,
> Anthony


Steve Daniels

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