[mythtv-users] Duplication of listings
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu May 8 19:12:50 UTC 2008
On 05/08/2008 03:02 PM, steve.goodey at bt.com wrote:
> I hope that this is relevant to this list, apologies if not. I originally posted to xmltv-users and was advised to try a mythtv list.
> I have done a clean install of Mythbuntu 8.04, this is on a combined
> front/backend. During setup of the video sources, as well as picking the
> tv_grab_uk_rt listings grabber, I also ticked perform eit scan. Now the
> reason for adding the eit scan was to get listings info for the dvb
> radio channels. However this appears to have caused duplication of the
> listing info for the TV channels, one set from the eit scan and another
> set from the xmltv source. Going into Mythweb, MythTV channel info I
> have duplicate channels shown, one set using the onairguide and the
> other using the xmltv info.
> Should I have done the listings grab first, exit out and then add
> eitscan as a separate operation?
High level answer: Myth doesn't support the simultaneous use of EIT and
a grabber for the same channel's listings. You need to configure your
system to only use EIT on those channels for which grabber data is not
available. (See mythtv-setup's channel editor.)
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