[mythtv-users] MythTV to MythVideo, best and easiest solution for Mythbuntu 10.4?

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Fri May 7 18:56:46 UTC 2010

On 5/7/2010 14:48, Sven Bretfeld wrote:
> Hi Raymond
> Raymond Wagner<raymond at wagnerrp.com>  writes:
>>> I don't quite understand the error message. I don't know how to set
>>> mythvideo.TVGrabber. I'm in Germany, and as far as I know TV data is
>>> available only via EPG (EIT).
>> That setting is the metadata grabber you have defined for MythVideo to
>> use on that host.  You must have installed and set up MythVideo on the
>> host which runs this script before it will work.
> Hmm. MythVideo is installed and I have grabbed metadata for several
> movies and episodes I have as .avi files by hitting 'w' or manually
> typing tmdb numbers. So, the Grabber script seems to do its work.

MythVideo will fall back to the default 'tmdb.py' or 'ttvdb.py' if none 
is defined.  The python bindings require that the value actually be set 
in the database, which means you have to go into the MythVideo settings 
in the frontend, and confirm the default grabber selections.

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