[mythtv-users] ATTN: Users of XMLTV tv_grab_uk_rt grabber v0.5.50 with recent missing listings/errors

Andrew Sayers andrew-mythtv-users at pileofstuff.org
Sun Jan 20 19:46:25 UTC 2008

Nick Morrott wrote:
> The best solution to this problem (aside from upgrading to the
> development version until the next public release) is to export the
> $XMLTV_SUPPLEMENT environment variable before running the grabber, and
> set it to your local XMLTV share directory (for ex.
> XMLTV_SUPPLEMENT=/usr/share/xmltv). If running the grabber from a
> script, you can export this variable before running the grabber. If
> running the grabber via another piece of software, e.g. MythTV, you
> can export the variable before running the software in the same bash
> session.

Would it work if I put $ENV{XMLTV_SUPPLEMENT}='/usr/share/xmltv' on the
second line of the tv_grab_uk_rt file?  That way, I know the fix will
always be applied, and I don't have to remember to undo it when the
update comes along.

	- Andrew

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