[mythtv-users] Help with tmdb.pl or tmdb.py in .21-fixes?

MythTV mythtv at michaelandholly.com
Fri Sep 10 22:49:50 UTC 2010

Thanks for the attempt.  I tried this patch but it still doesn't work. 

Applied it with the patch utility and it successfully patched the script (or
at least it didn't report any errors) but it didn't improve anything in
grabbing the coverart/metadata.  I guess it's just time to upgrade the whole

-----Original Message-----
From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
[mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Wayne Thomas
Sent: Thursday, September 09, 2010 10:16 PM
To: Discussion about MythTV
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Help with tmdb.pl or tmdb.py in .21-fixes?

> TMDB and TVDB both require that the application properly handle 
> redirects, something that .21 and .22 did not do.  .
> So short answer, you need to upgrade. (outside of writing your own 
> hack into .21)

tmdb.pl works perfectly with this patch in 0.22 for me, there is no reason
it won't work for you on 0.21.  Search the archives for "tmdb.pl grabber API
2.0 no longer available" and you will find a subsequent patch that adds a
bit more polish to the patch.


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