[mythtv-users] What happened to my KPIX recording rules?

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Tue Apr 14 23:56:38 UTC 2009

On 14/04/2009, Jim Stichnoth <stichnot at gmail.com> wrote:
> Something strange happened recently with some of my recording rules.
>  Over the weekend, I did my first-ever HDHR OTA rescan, following the
>  instructions in this thread:
>  http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/366794 .  Then I
>  ran "mythfilldatabase --refresh-all --remove-new-channels" (these are
>  the arguments I always use for mythfilldatabase).  Later I discovered
>  that all of my recording rules for channel 5.1 KPIX-DT (CBS) were not
>  matching any listings, even though I could plainly see matches when I
>  looked at the listings.  I ended up fixing it by deleting and
>  recreating these recording rules.  I feel pretty certain that this was
>  related to the HDHR channel rescan.
>  My question is, how could this have happened?  Am I in for more
>  surprises like this in June when all the stations change channels and
>  another rescan is necessary?

What sort of recording rules were affected? Did the affected channel
get the same callsign after the rescan?


Nick Morrott

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