[mythtv-users] mythfilldatabase for no grabber
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue May 9 22:37:26 EDT 2006
On 05/08/2006 07:33 AM, MIlos Prudek wrote:
>I had a working Myth but unfortunately I run mythtv-setup and answered "Yes,
>delete my channel settings."
>I run scan in "5. Channel editor" of mythtv-setup. But no channels appear in
>the frontend. I guess I need to run mythfilldatabase.
>Problem is no grabber exists and no XML file exists for my country. I am
>perfectly happy and content with no listings. I just need to know what
>parameter I need to use with mythfilldatabase in this case. MythTV wiki does
>not seem to mention this use case.
>I resolved this problem a year ago when I first installed MythTV. But I have
>forgotten how I did it.
mysql -umythtv -p mythconverg -e "UPDATE videosource SET xmltvgrabber =
'/bin/true' WHERE sourcedid = <your source id>;"
Note that current SVN has an option "No grabber" in the mythtv-setup
program. However, if you're using 0.19 (or 0.19-fixes), you'll have to
use the SQL above.
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