<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 1:39 PM, Michael T. Dean <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:mtdean@thirdcontact.com">mtdean@thirdcontact.com</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex;">
<div class="im"> On 12/10/2010 03:36 PM, Michael T. Dean wrote:<br>
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You definitely want to post some backend logs /before/ trying something like myth.rebuilddatabase.pl--which doesn&#39;t work and puts invalid data in the database.<br>
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Actually, I&#39;ll also recommend you look at <a href="http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Find_orphans.py" target="_blank">http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Find_orphans.py</a> as a non-destructive way of getting more information.<div>
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<br><br></div></div></blockquote><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>So in mythbackend.log  it is getting spammed with messages like this:</div><div><br></div><div><br></div></div><div>2010-12-10 17:01:40.993 Could not find channel 9_1 in TVCT</div>
<div>2010-12-10 17:01:41.020</div><div>VCT Terra: channels(3) tsid(0xbbb) seclength(227)</div><div>Channel #0 name(KSL-HD) 5-1 mod(ATSC 8-VSB) cTSID(0xbbb)</div><div> pnum(3) ETM_loc(0) access_ctrl(0) hidden(0) hide_guide(0) service_type(ATSC TV) source_id(3)</div>
<div> descriptors length(33) count(2)</div><div>  ExtendedChannelNameDescriptor: &#39;KSL-HD&#39;</div><div>  Service Location Descriptor (0xa1) length(15)</div><div><br></div><div>Channel #1 name(KSL-Wx) 5-3 mod(ATSC 8-VSB) cTSID(0xbbb)</div>
<div> pnum(4) ETM_loc(0) access_ctrl(0) hidden(0) hide_guide(0) service_type(ATSC TV) source_id(4)</div><div> descriptors length(42) count(2)</div><div>  ExtendedChannelNameDescriptor: &#39;KSL WeatherPlus&#39;</div><div>
  Service Location Descriptor (0xa1) length(15)</div><div><br></div><div>Channel #2 name(KSL-US) 5-2 mod(ATSC 8-VSB) cTSID(0xbbb)</div><div> pnum(6) ETM_loc(1) access_ctrl(0) hidden(0) hide_guide(0) service_type(ATSC TV) source_id(6)</div>
<div> descriptors length(43) count(2)</div><div>  ExtendedChannelNameDescriptor: &#39;Universal Sports&#39;</div><div>  Service Location Descriptor (0xa1) length(15)</div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>2010-12-10 17:01:41.254 Could not find channel 30_1 in TVCT</div>
<div>2010-12-10 17:01:41.278</div><div>VCT Terra: channels(2) tsid(0xbb7) seclength(117)</div><div>Channel #0 name(KUTV-HD) 2-1 mod(ATSC 8-VSB) cTSID(0xbb7)</div><div> pnum(1) ETM_loc(1) access_ctrl(0) hidden(0) hide_guide(1) service_type(ATSC TV) source_id(1)</div>
<div> descriptors length(23) count(1)</div><div>  Service Location Descriptor (0xa1) length(21)</div><div><br></div><div>Channel #1 name(KUTV2.2) 2-2 mod(ATSC 8-VSB) cTSID(0xbb7)</div><div> pnum(2) ETM_loc(1) access_ctrl(0) hidden(0) hide_guide(1) service_type(ATSC TV) source_id(2)</div>
<div> descriptors length(17) count(1)</div><div>  Service Location Descriptor (0xa1) length(15)</div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>The find_orphans.py output was this:</div><div><br></div><div><div> </div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0.8ex; border-left-width: 1px; border-left-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); border-left-style: solid; padding-left: 1ex; ">
root@mythtv:/root# ./find_orphans.py</blockquote><div>Recordings with missing files</div><div>  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen - Asia&#39;s Crossroads      1114_20101102063000                                                                                       .mpg</div>
<div>  Lidia&#39;s Italy - Braising Beef With Beer                    1114_20101108233000                                                                                       .mpg</div><div>  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen - Spanish Smoke          1114_20101109063000                                                                                       .mpg</div>
<div>  Primal Grill With Steven Raichlen - The Best Kept Secrets of European Grilling                                                                                        1114_20101116063000.mpg</div><div>  Curb Your Enthusiasm - Seinfeld                            1132_20101203223500                                                                                       .mpg</div>
<div><br></div><div>Orphaned video files</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101201221346.mpg                                                                                                                    2.0GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101209181252.mpg                                                                                                                    1.9GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101209183000.mpg                                                                                                                    3.5GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101209190015.mpg                                                                                                                    1.1GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1113_20101130204747.mpg                                                                                                                  414.3MB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20100514202830.mpg                                                                                                                   24.3MB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101128173000.mpg                                                                                                                    3.2GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101201224005.mpg                                                                                                                  519.3MB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209215818.mpg                                                                                                                  556.0MB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209220500.mpg                                                                                                                    1.3GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209223933.mpg                                                                                                                    1.6GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209230500.mpg                                                                                                                    1.8GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1141_20101201223503.mpg                                                                                                                  663.4MB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1141_20101201224608.mpg                                                                                                                    1.6GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1021_20101125103000.mpg                                                                                                               25.0GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101123223500.mpg                                                                                                                1.9GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101124223500.mpg                                                                                                                2.2GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101125223500.mpg                                                                                                                1.9GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101128210000.mpg                                                                                                                5.5GB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101129210000.mpg                                                                                                                5.6GB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101130210000.mpg                                                                                                                5.6GB</div>
<div>                                                                          Total:                                                                                          67.9GB</div><div><br></div><div>Orphaned snapshots</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101209181252.mpg.png                                                                                                               96.0KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1021_20101209183000.mpg.png                                                                                                               87.2KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101128173000.mpg.png                                                                                                              101.8KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101201224005.mpg.png                                                                                                               85.4KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209215818.mpg.png                                                                                                               76.6KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1132_20101209223933.mpg.png                                                                                                               54.6KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/livetv/1141_20101201223503.mpg.png                                                                                                               90.0KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1021_20101125103000.mpg.png                                                                                                          107.1KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1051_20101121182300.mpg.png                                                                                                           95.5KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20100615191700.mpg.png                                                                                                           92.4KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101123223500.mpg.png                                                                                                           69.1KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101124223500.mpg.png                                                                                                           77.2KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101125223500.mpg.png                                                                                                           70.1KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101128210000.mpg.png                                                                                                           63.2KB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101129210000.mpg.png                                                                                                           66.3KB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/recordings/1132_20101130210000.mpg.png                                                                                                           72.5KB</div>
<div>                                                                          Total:                                                                                           1.3MB</div><div><br></div><div>Database backups</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/db_backups/mythconverg-1254-20101121145508.sql.gz                                                                                                 7.3MB</div><div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/db_backups/mythconverg-1254-20101128064734.sql.gz                                                                                                 6.6MB</div>
<div>  mythtv:/var/lib/mythtv/db_backups/mythconverg-1254-20101204123535.sql.gz                                                                                                 7.1MB</div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0.8ex; border-left-width: 1px; border-left-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); border-left-style: solid; padding-left: 1ex; ">
                                                                          Total:                                                                                          21.1MB</blockquote></div><div><br></div><div><br></div>
<div><br></div><div>I can post the full mythbackend.log if needed.  </div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>And thanks for the help,</div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>--Brian</div><div><br></div><div><br></div>