[mythtv-users] tvmaze -t causing failure in mythmetadatalookup

Hika van den Hoven hikavdh at gmail.com
Tue Apr 13 15:26:39 UTC 2021

Hoi Simon,

Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 1:18:41 PM, you wrote:

> Hello All,

> I'm running Mythtv v31 from debian buster backports (deb-multimedia).
> I recently updated the metadata settings to use tvmaze for television
> and tmdb for movies.
> Previously, i had no issues with tvdb and tmdb.
> Now i seem to be having troubles with metadatalookup from "recordings".
> The metadatalookup job always fails with exit status 128.
> I tried to use mythmetalookup with starttime and chanid on a recording
> with loglevel debug and -v all and the log shows that it runs both
> tmdb3.py and tvmaze.py with "-t" options (selftest) first.
> In my case, tvmaze.py -t fails as it says "Failed to import PyTVmaze
> library. This should have been included with the python MythTV
> bindings."  Then the job exits.
> I checked my system and i do in fact have the MythTV/tvmaze/tvmaze_api
> files present, but for some reason it fails the import?
> If i manually comment out the code in the main tvmaze.py python script
> so it doesn't run the selftest, then the overall mythmetadatalookup
> scripts seem to work fine.
> Obviously, this is not how it's meant to be, can anyone help to debug
> this issue?

> thanks,

Maybe a python2/3 issue?

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