[mythtv] Should eitfixup always fill in syndicatedepisodenumber ?

Håkon Alstadheim hakon at alstadheim.priv.no
Wed Nov 21 08:42:38 UTC 2012

On 19. nov. 2012 17:48, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 11/15/2012 08:28 AM, Håkon Alstadheim wrote:
>> Hi all, I'm doing some adjustments to eitfixup for Norwegian DVB that 
>> I hope will be useful for others aswell, and I wonder: when eit 
>> description only gives me episode number and not season, should I 
>> then leave syndicatedepisodenumber in the event blank, or should I 
>> set it to something like "E2S0" ? Or maybe just "E2" ?
>> I THINK I have searched all relevant wikis for info on 
>> episode/series/part numbers, but I can't find a canonical description 
>> of this.
>> Appreciate any hints.
> Sorry for taking so long to get back to you on this one (been busy 
> traveling for work), but as mentioned in my reply to your other thread 
> ( http://www.mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-dev/2012-November/073067.html 
> ), syndicatedepisodenumber should be left blank unless you have the 
> actual value of the production-company-specified "syndicated" or 
> official episode ID.
> Oh, and I probably should have mentioned that there will be some 
> changes to the schema "soon" that will help to make the season/episode 
> information much more sane than current.
Thanks, I did not notice the replies in the other thread until now.

If I ever get around to submitting my patches, I'll leave the 
syndicatedepisodenumber alone for now, and I'll keep a lookout for 
changes in the schema on git head.

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