[vdr] VDR, XMLTV on single channel

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Fri Apr 1 19:18:06 CEST 2005


jori.hamalainen at teliasonera.com wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> as you know xmltv2vdr is made for complete EPG replacement for VDR.
> 
> I want to add xmltv-data to EPG for some channels. For example 
> discovery-channel has just now/next info, and I want to import
> full EPG for just this channel, and use DVB supplied EPG for
> others.
> 
> This is because tv_grab_fi with all channels takes a lot of time,
> and I don't get satellite info from there (I've DVB-C & DVB-S -system).
> 

Are you using Canal Digital Nordic for the Discovery Channel?

If yes, maybe this helps you:

Ben Buxton wrote:
 > Canal Digital Nordic (on Thor) send their 'extended' EPG data on 12456
 > (same transponder as Discovery Travel). It's sent fairly slowly but
 > after tuning to this transponder and leaving a scan running for 15
 > minutes or so, I get a few days of program data for all channels.
 >
 > This is a regular EPG stream, so VDR will pick up the data natively.
 > It doesnt need (or use) mhwepg.

-- 
Anssi Hannula




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