[mythtv-users] MythmetadataLookup again

Jonatan mythtv at comhem.se
Wed Nov 16 21:17:45 UTC 2011

2011-11-16 21:28, Stefan D wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 9:12 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com
> <mailto:raymond at wagnerrp.com>> wrote:
>     On 11/16/2011 14:01, Stefan D wrote:
>>     And if i update with episode numbers in the subtitle on
>>     thetvdb.org <http://thetvdb.org>, it would work with this grabber
>>     also. Wont break anything.
>     Except, that is not the subtitle.  You would be corrupting the
>     database with bad data just to suit your own broken EPG grabber.
>     You would be making it work for yourself, at the expense of any
>     other Swedish user starting from correct data.
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> And i who thought i was understanding this =(
> But first of all, with House as a example, since episode name is empty
> on every episode on every season in the Swedish translation, it must be
> impossible for anyone in Sweden to get the correct data? Independent of
> what source they use.
> And so far i have failed to find any data source in Sweden that actually
> have names instead of numbers to identify a episode. But it could
> exist.(But wouldn't work anyway since the translation is empty on
> thetvdb.org <http://thetvdb.org>, unless a fallback to English is used.
> But i dont want to change that.)

It all depends on which channel you are watching it on.  Canal+ which is 
available via SWEDB usually provides the episode title for the series 
they air.  House is one of them.


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