[mythtv] Status of Schedules Direct SD-JSON grabbers

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Mon Jul 18 18:59:14 UTC 2016


On 07/17/2016 10:40 AM, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
> On Fri, 2016-07-15 at 15:00 -0400, R. G. Newbury wrote:
>> # this is the actual invocation
>> /usr/local/bin/mfdb-json/mfdb-json.php
>
> Is this the one that goes in the back-door and directly modifies the
> MythTV tables, against the advice of the MythTV developers?


NO. Not since last September. Before that, it modified ONE table and 
added a few. The devs complained, All of it was removed

> Is SD-JSON the default in 0.28 by any chance?

No. The only 'default' is that the original mythfilldatabase, which uses 
the DataDirect service, is included with the mythtv code (although mfdb 
is actually a stand-alone program and also modifies the mythconverg 
database tables...).

Geoff







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