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Dvr Service API List

API Command POST Required? Description
GetUpcoming No Query information on all upcoming programs matching recording rules.
GetExpiring No Query information on recorded programs which are set to expire.
GetRecorded No Query information on all recorded programs.
GetRecordedItem No Query information on a single item from recordings.
GetConflicts No Query information on upcoming items which will not record due to conflicts.
Encoders No Query information on configured capture devices, and their current activity.

Dvr APIs

GetUpcoming

The GetUpcoming API takes the following arguments:

StartIndex (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The numerical starting index in the list of upcoming programs.
Count (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The number of items to return in the result.
ShowAll (Optional)
Parameter Type: Boolean
Show all items which match recording rules, regardless of whether or not they will record (conflicts, previously recorded, etc.).

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Dvr/GetUpcoming?StartIndex=2&Count=1&ShowAll=true

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ProgramList version="1.0" serializerVersion="1.1">
<StartIndex>2</StartIndex>
<Count>1</Count>
<TotalAvailable>15</TotalAvailable>
<AsOf>2011-10-02T16:09:52</AsOf>
<Version>0.25.20110928-1</Version>
<ProtoVer>69</ProtoVer>
<Programs>
    <Program>
        <StartTime>2011-09-12T19:00:00</StartTime>
        <EndTime>2011-09-12T20:01:00</EndTime>
        <Title>Alphas</Title>
        <SubTitle>Blind Spot</SubTitle>
        <Category>Drama</Category>
        <CatType></CatType>
        <Repeat>true</Repeat>
        <SeriesId>EP01410873</SeriesId>
        <ProgramId>EP014108730010</ProgramId>
        <Stars>0</Stars>
        <FileSize>5143875332</FileSize>
        <LastModified>2011-09-12T20:02:18</LastModified>
        <ProgramFlags>13643781</ProgramFlags>
        <Hostname>Holmes</Hostname>
        <Airdate>2011-09-12</Airdate>
        <Inetref>210841</Inetref>
        <Season>1</Season>
        <Episode>9</Episode>
        <Channel>
            <ChanId>34736</ChanId>
            <ChanNum>736</ChanNum>
            <CallSign>SYFYHD</CallSign>
            <IconURL></IconURL>
            <ChannelName>Syfy HD</ChannelName>
            <MplexId>0</MplexId>
            <TransportId>0</TransportId>
            <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
            <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
            <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
            <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
            <Format></Format>
            <Modulation></Modulation>
            <Frequency>0</Frequency>
            <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
            <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
            <FineTune>0</FineTune>
            <SIStandard></SIStandard>
            <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
            <SourceId>0</SourceId>
            <InputId>0</InputId>
            <CommFree>0</CommFree>
            <UseEIT>false</UseEIT>
            <Visible>false</Visible>
            <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
            <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
            <Programs/>
        </Channel>
        <Recording>
            <Status>-3</Status>
            <Priority>0</Priority>
            <StartTs>2011-09-12T18:59:00</StartTs>
            <EndTs>2011-09-12T20:02:15</EndTs>
            <RecordId>1126</RecordId>
            <RecGroup>Default</RecGroup>
            <PlayGroup>Default</PlayGroup>
            <RecType>0</RecType>
            <DupInType>15</DupInType>
            <DupMethod>6</DupMethod>
            <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
            <Profile>Default</Profile>
        </Recording>
    </Program>
</Programs>
</ProgramList>

GetExpiring

The GetExpiring API takes the following arguments:

StartIndex (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The numerical starting index in the list of expiring programs.
Count (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The number of items to return in the result.

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Dvr/GetExpiring?StartIndex=2&Count=1

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ProgramList version="1.0" serializerVersion="1.1">
<StartIndex>2</StartIndex>
<Count>1</Count>
<TotalAvailable>15</TotalAvailable>
<AsOf>2011-10-02T16:09:52</AsOf>
<Version>0.25.20110928-1</Version>
<ProtoVer>69</ProtoVer>
<Programs>
    <Program>
        <StartTime>2011-09-12T19:00:00</StartTime>
        <EndTime>2011-09-12T20:01:00</EndTime>
        <Title>Alphas</Title>
        <SubTitle>Blind Spot</SubTitle>
        <Category>Drama</Category>
        <CatType></CatType>
        <Repeat>true</Repeat>
        <SeriesId>EP01410873</SeriesId>
        <ProgramId>EP014108730010</ProgramId>
        <Stars>0</Stars>
        <FileSize>5143875332</FileSize>
        <LastModified>2011-09-12T20:02:18</LastModified>
        <ProgramFlags>13643781</ProgramFlags>
        <Hostname>Holmes</Hostname>
        <Airdate>2011-09-12</Airdate>
        <Inetref>210841</Inetref>
        <Season>1</Season>
        <Episode>9</Episode>
        <Channel>
            <ChanId>34736</ChanId>
            <ChanNum>736</ChanNum>
            <CallSign>SYFYHD</CallSign>
            <IconURL></IconURL>
            <ChannelName>Syfy HD</ChannelName>
            <MplexId>0</MplexId>
            <TransportId>0</TransportId>
            <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
            <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
            <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
            <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
            <Format></Format>
            <Modulation></Modulation>
            <Frequency>0</Frequency>
            <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
            <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
            <FineTune>0</FineTune>
            <SIStandard></SIStandard>
            <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
            <SourceId>0</SourceId>
            <InputId>0</InputId>
            <CommFree>0</CommFree>
            <UseEIT>false</UseEIT>
            <Visible>false</Visible>
            <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
            <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
            <Programs/>
        </Channel>
        <Recording>
            <Status>-3</Status>
            <Priority>0</Priority>
            <StartTs>2011-09-12T18:59:00</StartTs>
            <EndTs>2011-09-12T20:02:15</EndTs>
            <RecordId>1126</RecordId>
            <RecGroup>Default</RecGroup>
            <PlayGroup>Default</PlayGroup>
            <RecType>0</RecType>
            <DupInType>15</DupInType>
            <DupMethod>6</DupMethod>
            <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
            <Profile>Default</Profile>
        </Recording>
    </Program>
</Programs>
</ProgramList>

GetRecorded

The GetRecorded API takes the following arguments:

StartIndex (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The numerical starting index in the list of expiring programs.
Count (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The number of items to return in the result.
Descending (Optional)
Parameter Type: Boolean
Controls whether results are returned in forward or reverse chronological order.

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Dvr/GetRecorded?StartIndex=2&Count=1&Descending=true

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ProgramList version="1.0" serializerVersion="1.1">
<StartIndex>2</StartIndex>
<Count>1</Count>
<TotalAvailable>15</TotalAvailable>
<AsOf>2011-10-02T16:09:52</AsOf>
<Version>0.25.20110928-1</Version>
<ProtoVer>69</ProtoVer>
<Programs>
    <Program>
        <StartTime>2011-09-12T19:00:00</StartTime>
        <EndTime>2011-09-12T20:01:00</EndTime>
        <Title>Alphas</Title>
        <SubTitle>Blind Spot</SubTitle>
        <Category>Drama</Category>
        <CatType></CatType>
        <Repeat>true</Repeat>
        <SeriesId>EP01410873</SeriesId>
        <ProgramId>EP014108730010</ProgramId>
        <Stars>0</Stars>
        <FileSize>5143875332</FileSize>
        <LastModified>2011-09-12T20:02:18</LastModified>
        <ProgramFlags>13643781</ProgramFlags>
        <Hostname>Holmes</Hostname>
        <Airdate>2011-09-12</Airdate>
        <Inetref>210841</Inetref>
        <Season>1</Season>
        <Episode>9</Episode>
        <Channel>
            <ChanId>34736</ChanId>
            <ChanNum>736</ChanNum>
            <CallSign>SYFYHD</CallSign>
            <IconURL></IconURL>
            <ChannelName>Syfy HD</ChannelName>
            <MplexId>0</MplexId>
            <TransportId>0</TransportId>
            <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
            <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
            <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
            <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
            <Format></Format>
            <Modulation></Modulation>
            <Frequency>0</Frequency>
            <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
            <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
            <FineTune>0</FineTune>
            <SIStandard></SIStandard>
            <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
            <SourceId>0</SourceId>
            <InputId>0</InputId>
            <CommFree>0</CommFree>
            <UseEIT>false</UseEIT>
            <Visible>false</Visible>
            <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
            <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
            <Programs/>
        </Channel>
        <Recording>
            <Status>-3</Status>
            <Priority>0</Priority>
            <StartTs>2011-09-12T18:59:00</StartTs>
            <EndTs>2011-09-12T20:02:15</EndTs>
            <RecordId>1126</RecordId>
            <RecGroup>Default</RecGroup>
            <PlayGroup>Default</PlayGroup>
            <RecType>0</RecType>
            <DupInType>15</DupInType>
            <DupMethod>6</DupMethod>
            <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
            <Profile>Default</Profile>
        </Recording>
    </Program>
</Programs>
</ProgramList>

GetRecordedItem

The GetRecordedItem API takes the following arguments:

ChanId (Required)
Parameter Type: Integer
The database channel id for the guide item.
StartTime (Required)
Parameter Type: String
The recording start time for the item. This should be in MySQL ISO format, eg: 2011-08-29 18:59:00. You can replace the space with %20 or T.

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Guide/GetRecordedItem?StartTime=2011-10-03T19:00:00&ChanId=2066

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<Program version="1.1" serializerVersion="1.1">
    <StartTime>2011-10-03T19:00:00</StartTime>
    <EndTime>2011-10-03T20:00:00</EndTime>
    <Title>Little House on the Prairie</Title>
    <SubTitle>Make a Joyful Noise</SubTitle>
    <Category>Drama</Category>
    <CatType>series</CatType>
    <Repeat>true</Repeat>
    <SeriesId>EP00002633</SeriesId>
    <ProgramId>EP000026330155</ProgramId>
    <Stars>0</Stars>
    <FileSize>0</FileSize>
    <LastModified>2011-10-03T19:00:00</LastModified>
    <ProgramFlags>4096</ProgramFlags>
    <Hostname></Hostname>
    <Airdate>1981-01-26</Airdate>
     Joe Kagan works up the courage to court Hester Sue, and learns she plans to marry an undertaker (Mel Stewart).
    <Inetref></Inetref>
    <Season>0</Season>
    <Episode>0</Episode>
    <Channel>
        <ChanId>2066</ChanId>
        <ChanNum>185</ChanNum>
        <CallSign>HLMRK</CallSign>
        <IconURL></IconURL>
        <ChannelName>Hallmark Channel (Pacific)</ChannelName>
        <MplexId>0</MplexId>
        <TransportId>0</TransportId>
        <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
        <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
        <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
        <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
        <Format></Format>
        <Modulation></Modulation>
        <Frequency>0</Frequency>
        <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
        <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
        <FineTune>0</FineTune>
        <SIStandard></SIStandard>
        <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
        <SourceId>0</SourceId>
        <InputId>0</InputId>
        <CommFree>0</CommFree>
        <UseEIT>false</UseEIT>
        <Visible>false</Visible>
        <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
        <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
        <Programs/>
    </Channel>
    <Recording>
        <Status>0</Status>
        <Priority>0</Priority>
        <StartTs></StartTs>
        <EndTs></EndTs>
        <RecordId>0</RecordId>
        <RecGroup></RecGroup>
        <PlayGroup></PlayGroup>
        <RecType>0</RecType>
        <DupInType>1</DupInType>
        <DupMethod>1</DupMethod>
        <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
        <Profile></Profile>
    </Recording>
</Program>

GetConflicts

The GetConflicts API takes the following arguments:

StartIndex (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The numerical starting index in the list of expiring programs.
Count (Optional)
Parameter Type: Integer
The number of items to return in the result.

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Guide/GetConflicts?StartIndex=0

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<Program version="1.1" serializerVersion="1.1">
    <StartTime>2011-10-03T19:00:00</StartTime>
    <EndTime>2011-10-03T20:00:00</EndTime>
    <Title>Little House on the Prairie</Title>
    <SubTitle>Make a Joyful Noise</SubTitle>
    <Category>Drama</Category>
    <CatType>series</CatType>
    <Repeat>true</Repeat>
    <SeriesId>EP00002633</SeriesId>
    <ProgramId>EP000026330155</ProgramId>
    <Stars>0</Stars>
    <FileSize>0</FileSize>
    <LastModified>2011-10-03T19:00:00</LastModified>
    <ProgramFlags>4096</ProgramFlags>
    <Hostname></Hostname>
    <Airdate>1981-01-26</Airdate>
     Joe Kagan works up the courage to court Hester Sue, and learns she plans to marry an undertaker (Mel Stewart).
    <Inetref></Inetref>
    <Season>0</Season>
    <Episode>0</Episode>
    <Channel>
        <ChanId>2066</ChanId>
        <ChanNum>185</ChanNum>
        <CallSign>HLMRK</CallSign>
        <IconURL></IconURL>
        <ChannelName>Hallmark Channel (Pacific)</ChannelName>
        <MplexId>0</MplexId>
        <TransportId>0</TransportId>
        <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
        <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
        <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
        <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
        <Format></Format>
        <Modulation></Modulation>
        <Frequency>0</Frequency>
        <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
        <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
        <FineTune>0</FineTune>
        <SIStandard></SIStandard>
        <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
        <SourceId>0</SourceId>
        <InputId>0</InputId>
        <CommFree>0</CommFree>
        <UseEIT>false</UseEIT>
        <Visible>false</Visible>
        <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
        <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
        <Programs/>
    </Channel>
    <Recording>
        <Status>0</Status>
        <Priority>0</Priority>
        <StartTs></StartTs>
        <EndTs></EndTs>
        <RecordId>0</RecordId>
        <RecGroup></RecGroup>
        <PlayGroup></PlayGroup>
        <RecType>0</RecType>
        <DupInType>1</DupInType>
        <DupMethod>1</DupMethod>
        <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
        <Profile></Profile>
    </Recording>
</Program>

Encoders

The Encoders API takes no arguments.

Example Query:

http://BackendServerIP:6544/Dvr/Encoders

Example Return:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<EncoderList version="1.0" serializerVersion="1.1">
<Encoders>
    <Encoder>
        <Id>1</Id>
        <HostName>Holmes</HostName>
        <Local>true</Local>
        <Connected>true</Connected>
        <State>0</State>
        <SleepStatus>8</SleepStatus>
        <LowOnFreeSpace>false</LowOnFreeSpace>
        <Recording>
            <StartTime></StartTime>
            <EndTime></EndTime>
            <Title></Title>
            <SubTitle></SubTitle>
            <Category></Category>
            <CatType></CatType>
            <Repeat>false</Repeat>
            <SeriesId></SeriesId>
            <ProgramId></ProgramId>
            <Stars>0</Stars>
            <FileSize>0</FileSize>
            <LastModified></LastModified>
            <ProgramFlags>0</ProgramFlags>
            <Hostname></Hostname>
            <Airdate></Airdate>
            <Inetref></Inetref>
            <Season>0</Season>
            <Episode>0</Episode>
            <Channel>
                <ChanId>0</ChanId>
                <ChanNum></ChanNum>
                <CallSign></CallSign>
                <IconURL></IconURL>
                <ChannelName></ChannelName>
                <MplexId>0</MplexId>
                <TransportId>0</TransportId>
                <ServiceId>0</ServiceId>
                <NetworkId>0</NetworkId>
                <ATSCMajorChan>0</ATSCMajorChan>
                <ATSCMinorChan>0</ATSCMinorChan>
                <Format></Format>
                <Modulation></Modulation>
                <Frequency>0</Frequency>
                <FrequencyId></FrequencyId>
                <FrequencyTable></FrequencyTable>
                <FineTune>0</FineTune>
                <SIStandard></SIStandard>
                <ChanFilters></ChanFilters>
                <SourceId>0</SourceId>
                <InputId>0</InputId>
                <CommFree>0</CommFree>
                <UseEIT>true</UseEIT>
                <Visible>true</Visible>
                <XMLTVID></XMLTVID>
                <DefaultAuth></DefaultAuth>
                <Programs/>
            </Channel>
            <Recording>
                <Status>0</Status>
                <Priority>0</Priority>
                <StartTs></StartTs>
                <EndTs></EndTs>
                <RecordId>0</RecordId>
                <RecGroup></RecGroup>
                <PlayGroup></PlayGroup>
                <RecType>0</RecType>
                <DupInType>1</DupInType>
                <DupMethod>1</DupMethod>
                <EncoderId>0</EncoderId>
                <Profile></Profile>
            </Recording>
        </Recording>
    </Encoder>
</Encoders>
</EncoderList>