[mythtv-users] How do I retrieve channels from schedules direct for FIOS?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Sep 1 16:59:27 UTC 2011

On 09/01/2011 11:41 AM, James wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 7:01 AM, Brian Long wrote:
>> I think you should read this thread and possibly do what Michael
>> suggests in the last post:
>> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/489896
> Thanks for the link Brian.  I actually found that thread just before
> you posted, and I was able to get it working.  The last post did not
> work for me:
> mythfilldatabase --sourceid<number>  --do-channel-updates \
> --only-update-channels --do-not-filter-new-channels
> I'm not sure why, but it produced 0 channels.  It may have given the
> "no channels to fetch" or something.

Hmmm...  I think I messed up the instructions.  I'm now pretty sure you 
need to connect it to an input before it will work.


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