[vdr] xmltv2vdr question

Sean Carlos sean.carlos at gmail.com
Fri Jan 27 10:26:26 CET 2006

Leo Márquez wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to get the epg info with xmltv and xmltv2vdr.pl from 2 
> different grab scripts.
> The problem I have is that the second script I use overwrite the first 
> script info and left the epg info blank for these channels.

There are two possibilities:

1) merge your xmltv files before importing them.

There is a utility with xmltv which will do this - tv_cat.

2) use a modified version of xmltv2vdr.

I hacked it to add additional features.  One is an option to do what 
you're looking for, -n.  See point 5 here:


Sean Carlos

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