[mythtv-users] HDHomeRun Prime SF Bay Area

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Sep 1 17:03:36 UTC 2011

On 08/30/2011 10:17 AM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> Another, possibly easier (though /far/ less intuitive), approach you 
> can use is to manually run a fetch.  Once you've created the 
> (empty--without any channels--and not connected to any inputs)

Or, actually, after connecting the video source to an input on the 
proper capture device.

> video source, go to a terminal and run:
> mythfilldatabase --sourceid <number> --do-channel-updates \
>                  --only-update-channels --do-not-filter-new-channels
> making sure to change <number> to the source ID number of the brand 
> new source.  In the simplest case--when this is the first video source 
> you've ever created (or right after a "Delete all video sources")--the 
> source ID will be 1.  The next source ID will be 2 and so on.
> Then, just restart mythtv-setup and continue the configuration.


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