[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase --manual and tv_grab_nl
Andrej van der Zee
mavdzee at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Aug 12 12:29:09 UTC 2005
Thanks for your reply.
I found out that tv_grab_nl has changed from 7 days to
only 3 days of grabable channel info. Passing the
argument --days 3 to tv_grab_nl also solved the
problem at the price of loosing 4 days of info.
--- Chris Rouch <chris.rouch at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/11/05, Andrej van der Zee <mavdzee at yahoo.co.uk>
> > Hi,
> > I am new to mythtv and following the instructions
> > the manual. When I run mythfilldatabase --manual I
> > the following error:
> > ###
> > ### Running in manual channel configuration mode.
> > ### This will ask you questions about every
> > ###
> > 2005-08-11 18:56:48.821 DBPassword is not set in
> > mysql.txt
> > 2005-08-11 18:56:49.063 New DB connection, total:
> > 2005-08-11 18:56:49.187 New DB connection, total:
> > ----------------- Start of XMLTV output
> > -----------------
> > 2005-08-11 18:56:49.304 New DB connection, total:
> > using config filename /root/.xmltv/tv_grab_nl.conf
> > downloading summary
> > date in page 2005081300:00:00 (Zaterdag 13
> > 2005) doesn't match expected 2005-08-14 at
> > /usr/bin/tv_grab_nl line 1171.
> > ------------------ End of XMLTV output
> > ------------------
> > Error in 4:170: unexpected end of file
> > Updating icons for sourceid: 1
> > 2005-08-11 18:57:04.636 New DB connection, total:
> > Updated programs: 0 Unchanged programs: 0
> > Failed to fetch some program info
> > It seems that mythfilldatabase is expecting a
> > different date then it gets from the xmltv server.
> > problem is that mythfilldatabase does not recover
> > this error.
> > How can I solve this matter?
> Get a copy of tv_grab_nl_pdb from
> http://visualization.tudelft.nl/~paul/grabber/, and
> replace your
> current tv_grab_nl with it. There are instructions
> for getting it
> working on that page. You probably want to run it
> with the flag that
> makes the output compatible with the default
> I changed over to this grabber the first time that
> tvgids.nl changed
> their format after I'd started using mythtv. The
> author seems to make
> updates very quickly when this happens. The script
> also seems to be
> much faster than the original.
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