[mythtv-users] tmdb.py pulls Least Favourite Fan Art from themoviedb.org

Kingsley Turner krt at krt.com.au
Fri Jul 20 20:15:34 UTC 2012

On 21/07/12 06:01, Kingsley Turner wrote:
> On 20/07/12 23:57, Doug Vaughan wrote:
>> You can see what order the fanart is returned by adding the debug (-d) 
>> option to any tmdb.py call. The URL used to get the raw data from the 
>> TMDB site is displayed near the beginning of the returned info. You can 
>> copy that URL into a browser and see the raw data including all image 
>> URLs and their order.
> # ./tmdb.py -D 0401729 -d
> I see that the most favourite backdrop (hovering over the link at the 
> themoviedb.org web page) is indeed first in the list, and the least 
> favourite last in the list.
> So now I reset the meta-data on the front end, and I find the image in the 
> FanArt directory - which for some reason is 49529_fanart.jpg - I would 
> have expected it to be 401729 ... *shrug* ... but this matches the ID code 
> in the mythTV front end. I delete it.
> I fetch details, and it's back again!  That almost silhouetted dude on the 
> red background (the current least favourite).
> So I'm guessing the front end is expecting/using the tmdb.py list in 
> reverse order or something?


Just for-the-reocrd, I'm running mythbuntu 12.04 with 0.25+fixes.


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