[mythtv-users] "commfree" field in channel table

Alex Tomlins alex at tomlins.org.uk
Wed Apr 4 20:45:48 UTC 2012

On 04/04/12 21:29, Thomas Boehm wrote:
> Hi list,
> what is the right name for the "commfree" field in the channel table?
> Here http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Channel_table it is called "commfree"
> with a default value of 0. I guess 0 means no and 1 means yes. But when
> I look into the database with phpmyadmin I only see a "commmethod" field
> with values of -1 and -2. Is this the field I'm looking for? And if yes,
> does -1 means no and -2 yes?
> I want to set these values with the channel update script from the wiki.
This page http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_editing_script would seem 
to indicate that you have the correct field, and that a value of -2 
disables comm-flagging


Alex Tomlins
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