[mythtv-users] tv_grab_uk_rt isn't working
andrew at marmoset.org
Mon Feb 13 12:37:19 UTC 2006
I've now updated to XMLTV release 0.5.42. The last update to channel_ids was
on 2005-12-07. For simplicity, I've edited my tv_grab_uk_rt.conf file to
include a single entry which I'm certain is in the channel_ids file.
Now, running tv_grab_uk_rt from my mythbox results in the following output :
All data is the copyright of the Radio Times website
<http://www.radiotimes.com> and the use of this data is restricted to
personal use only.
finding channels: 100%
ukhistory.tv (801) not seen on site at /usr/bin/tv_grab_uk_rt line 203.
channel plus-1.thehistorychannel.co.uk (183) not seen on site
at /usr/bin/tv_grab_uk_rt line 203.
using config filename /root/.xmltv/tv_grab_uk_rt.conf
channel channel5.co.uk mentioned in /root/.xmltv/tv_grab_uk_rt.conf but not on
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<!DOCTYPE tv SYSTEM "xmltv.dtd">
grabbing: (nothing to do)
<tv source-info-name="Radio Times" generator-info-name="XMLTV"
I'm beginning to work out what's going though. From home, if I wget the
channels.dat file from the RT site, I get an empty file. From my work
machine, I get one with channel data.
I suspect that my ISP (NTL) is doing some sort of caching / filtering and I'm
somehow getting an old and empty file. Either that, or RT has decided I'm
On Monday 13 February 2006 12:20, Ant Daniel wrote:
> On 13/02/06, Nick <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> > My update this morning seemed to run normally judging by the
> > timestamps in the backend logfile (4 mins), but I'm still running
> > 0.18.1.
> I'm also on 0.18.1
> If there's been a problem since you updated to 0.19, it's more likely
> to be a simple configuration problem.
> Can your mythbox still get access to radiotimes site? I wonder
> because --list-channels works for me (and that has nothing to do with
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