[mythtv-users] [RANT] mythtv-users] Deal with non-HD in SD only frontends?
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Dec 21 18:37:04 UTC 2009
On 12/21/2009 01:18 PM, David Brodbeck wrote:
> On Mon, December 21, 2009 9:34 am, Bill Bogstad wrote:
>> If some poor unfortunate soul who can't get ATSC listings to import
>> from SchedulesDirect finds
>> this note, the solution is to set your ATSC separator to a dash "-"
>> not a period ".". The only reference
>> I found to this is on a blog. http://murraysaul.wordpress.com/.
> That seems like the kind of thing that ought to be tested for in the code;
> it sounds like an easy, basic sanity check.
THe problem occurred because the channel information reported by the
stream and captured into the database during scanning used different
identifiers from the ones used by SD. Therefore, mfdb was unable to
automatically link MythTV channel information to SD listings information.
The proper solution when your broadcasters use different information
from your listings provider is to /specify/ what listings go with what
channels--by setting the xmltvid, as described in the wiki:
As for Murray's other issues from the linked blog page:
"When running the Mythtv frontend, I noticed that pressing y key no
- http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/6472#comment:9 (i.e. I need someone
to test that patch and I'll apply it)
"I used to be able to move to different station in the EPG (Electronic
Programming Guide) by pressing m, but this now brings up a menu item"
- Upgrade to current 0.22-fixes -
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