[vdr] ANNOUCEMENT: xmltv2epg

Pjotr Kourzanov peter.kourzanov at xs4all.nl
Mon Jan 22 23:59:16 CET 2007


Rob Davis wrote:
> Pjotr Kourzanov wrote:
>> Oops, forgot the scripts;-)
>>
>> Pjotr Kourzanov wrote:
>>> Dear all,
>>>
>>>   Having been dissatisfied with performance and features of xmltv2vdr
>>> (too slow, no credits/category information in epg.data) I have created
>>> a new script (based on AWK), that can be found in the attachment.
>>>
>>>   If you want to try it, put your channels.conf.xmltv in one folder
>>> with these two scripts, and then run cat *.xml | ./xmltv2epg > epg.
>>>
>>>   My mileage: 54MB XML -> 18MB EPG in 44 minuties (xmltv2vdr used to
>>> take 9 hours).
>>>
>
> Looks good, but what does the command line look like?
>
>
Well, do a "cat *.xml | ./xmltv2epg > epg" if you have many separate xml 
files.
Otherwise, ./xmltv2epg file.xml > epg should suffice.


Regards,
Pjotr Kourzanov



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