[mythtv-users] errors running mythfilldatabase uk
stephen at g6dzj.demon.co.uk
Sun Feb 8 21:48:32 UTC 2009
On Sunday 08 Feb 2009, Robert wrote:
> Stephen Kitchener wrote:
> > On Sunday 08 Feb 2009, Stephen Kitchener wrote:
> >> On Sunday 08 Feb 2009, Nick Morrott wrote:
> >>> On 08/02/2009, Stephen Kitchener <stephen at g6dzj.demon.co.uk> wrote:
> >>>> If I make install the new xmltv will it place the required files in
> >>>> the same place as the rpm version, I am running an old mythtv version
> >>>> 20 on fedora 7 by the way, do I need to make any backups of config
> >>>> filels ??, will it just drop in ??
> >>> If the RPM version put the grabber files in /usr/bin, build the XMLTV
> >>> source with
> >>> perl Makefile.PL PREFIX=/usr/
> >>> make
> >>> make install
> >>> *I* would remove the XMLTV RPMs first before installing from source to
> >>> ensure there are no stale files left behind. Your config file(s)
> >>> should be left untouched and should continue to work with the new
> >>> version of XMLTV.
> >>> Newer versions of the grabber rely on some perl modules that might not
> >>> be installed on your system - you will be advised of this during the
> >>> build process. They can be installed via CPAN.
> >>> It might also be possible to download the XMLTV packages for a
> >>> supported version of Fedora from atrpms.net and use those instead of
> >>> building from source. However, this is not a supported method so YMMV!
> >>> Nick
> >> Hi Nick,
> >> unfortunately trying to remove xmltv has a dependency on mythtv, so
> >> removing the rpms isn't an option.
> > Hi Nick,
> > Looks like Central.carlton.com has been removed and in it's place
> > central.itv1.co.uk is there, I replace the old with the new in the
> > configfile, /home/mythtv/.mythtv/On\ Air.xmltv, the input file to
> > tv_grab_uk_rt, the tv information was downloaded, but not inserted into
> > the database...
> > Is this something I can fix simply ??
> Did you update the xmltvid in the database as well? (via mythweb
> channel editor or via mythtv setup)
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It's been a while since I have had to touch this installation, just shows how
good it is :-)..
Good catch with the xmltvlid, I found a new channel definition added that I
then swapped to the older channel and all is well.
Thanks again to all that have helped - its good to know that there are very
knowledgeable and helpful people here when they are needed.
Do not meddle with the affairs of Dragons for you are crunchy and good with
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