[mythtv] sky uk as a source of epg data
simon at koala.ie
Sun Jul 19 21:24:56 UTC 2009
Will Tatam wrote:
> +1 for this request
> On 30/03/09 09:08, Simon Kenyon wrote:
>> i went digging at the weekend and discovered that there is code our
>> there that can parse the EPG being broadcast by SKY in the UK.
>> it uses a variant of the epg defined by mediahighway.
>> has anyone done anything to incorporate that source of data into mythtv?
>> there is some code here http://lukkinosat.altervista.org/ which is a
>> plugin for vdr
>> see also http://www.linuxtv.org/vdrwiki/index.php/Mhwepg
>> i have also asked over on the xmltv dev list
we have code which implements an xmltv grabber
it is based on tv_grab_dvb (it is called tv_grab_dvb_plus)
i use it to augment the epg data that comes from the radio times and freesat
it is available at http://sourceforge.net/projects/tvgrabeit/
that should be tvgrabdvbplus, but after 2 months sf.net has not got
around to changing the name
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