[mythtv-users] Problem with Listings Grabber on New Install

Bill Meek keemllib at gmail.com
Wed Jan 19 17:26:00 UTC 2022

On 1/19/22 7:32 AM, Barry Martin wrote:
> Paul:
>> I encountered a problem when it got to configuring:
>> Video sources
>> New video source
>> Listings Grabber only gives the options:
>> Transmitted Guide Only (EIT)
>> No Grabber
> Jim's answer is probably correct: I had the same issue recently. Also, the XMLTV page reference has a warning reminder comment to become the
> mythtv user (I believe 'sudo su mythtv', use 'whomami' to check).  I may have skipped that step in  my recent Backend creation and
> mythfilldatabase did not work properly.  Workaround seems to be to run as a cron job.

Or, you can be sure the added files look like this:


and when running mythfilldatabase from the command line, do it as
user mythtv.


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