[mythtv-users] DTV Transition

Tom Dexter digitalaudiorock at gmail.com
Sat Jun 13 15:02:04 UTC 2009

On Sat, Jun 13, 2009 at 10:55 AM, Allen
Edwards<allen.p.edwards at gmail.com> wrote:
> That was way too easy -- sort of.  I went into the channel editor, did a
> full scan with minimal updates, did a mythfilldatabase and waited.  When I
> went back my shows were recording and the channels I care about worked.
> On the other hand, there are a lot of junk channels in the channel listings.
>  For example, the local channel 9 now it shows up as 9.1, 9.2, and 9.2 as it
> should but there is a bunch of junk in the channel listings at 54.1, 54.2,
> etc where 9 used to be.   They are listed as "NO DATA" and have no xmltvid
> numbers associated with them.
> More seriously, I am missing some channels.  From the HDTV-in-SFbay group I
> see "KTNC is up on 14" but from the mythweb data base I see no xmltvid for
> 14 and the wrong call sign. The channel listing page shows NO DATA for 14. I
> took a wag and deleted 14 and rescanned. It came back as did all the old
> 54.x channels.
> Maybe this is a schedules direct issue and I just need to wait 2 weeks. Not
> sure if I should mess with this or not.
> Anyone know what is going on?
> Allen
I have a few things with no xmltvids but it was just because I had
never enabled them in my schedules direct lineup.  Once I did that,
and manually ran mythfilldatabase it filled those in.  I used the
"--refresh-all" to fill the schedule for the new channels.


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