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  #317846 13-Apr-2010 14:26
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Only had time for minimal testing.

Once I got the frequencies sorted, it pulled mediaworks data, as I got that frequency first. Then in subsequent tests it timed out and didn't get any data. Might have to exclude the radio stations as I didn't have time to exclude them.

Otherwise the partial xml file I did get looked ok, just need to get it working for all frequencies and not timing out.

Can post log info if needed.




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  #317850 13-Apr-2010 14:30
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Frequencies for Hamilton

# TVNZ
Frequency:00674000,8,Y
# Mediaworks
Frequency:00690000,8,Y
# Kordia
Frequency:00706000,8,Y




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  #317855 13-Apr-2010 14:37
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browned - can you pm me a log with a timeout.

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  #317857 13-Apr-2010 14:38
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Leaving off the preceeding 00 (for DVB-T) seems to work also.

Wellington & Palmerston North Frequencies:

# TVNZ
Frequency:00690000,8,Y
# Mediaworks
Frequency:00706000,8,Y
# Kordia
Frequency:00778000,8,Y

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  #317862 13-Apr-2010 14:45
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You don't need leading zeros anywhere.

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  #317905 13-Apr-2010 16:32
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Thanks to browned I've found the first problem.

If the MHEG data for a frequency was not completely read at the first attempt no further attempts were made and the collection would eventually time out.

Satellite seems to be successful virtually every time but not so terrestrial.

I have uploaded a new version to Sourceforge (1.0.8). There is also a zip for those who don't want to use an installer.

Note that the default ini file name is now EPG Collector.ini (previously EPGCollector.ini).

Remember to rename any ini files you have changed to avoid overwriting them on the next install.

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  #317912 13-Apr-2010 16:44
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Note: the new version is now looking for epg collector.ini, the old version was using epgcollector.ini.


Seems to be working better for me, I was getting exit code 6 and partial epgs, now getting 0 and full. Running a lot faster too.

 
 
 
 


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#317925 13-Apr-2010 17:25
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Awesome. Thanks for finally making my HTPC usable SJB. You should charge for this - at least set up a paypal link so we can buy you a beer or something for your efforts. Let me know if you're ever looking for a C# job in Auckland. 

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  #317952 13-Apr-2010 18:00
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1.0.8 is all working now. Thanks SJB.

Now to scan for any xml issues.

Perhaps a feature request could include an automatic ini file setup tool, so you select what you want and the ini is created. Would need a full list of DVB-T frequencies so you can just select region.




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  #317959 13-Apr-2010 18:10
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browned: Good idea, it's on the list.

james: Glad I can help out. Unfortunately I'm south of Geraldine, down near Timaru. Saying that, if you were interested in getting any off site work done pm me.

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  #317983 13-Apr-2010 19:08
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Auckland Freeview HD frequencies

Frequency:538000,8,Y
Frequency:570000,8,Y
Frequency:666000,8,Y

from fozzies blog
http://www.geekzone.co.nz/Fossie/4566
Works like a dream!

Maybe next is to either build the app that lets you build the .ini file
or include them in the download for a user to rename.




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  #317989 13-Apr-2010 19:16
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Here's the Christchurch freq's and some exemptions.

Frequency:682000,8,Y
Frequency:698000,8,Y
Frequency:706000,8,Y

Station:706000,1401  parliament
Station:706000,1402  test
Station:706000,1403  chinese
Station:706000,1405  reserved
Station:706000,1406  freeview hd sample
Station:706000,1408  tv central
Station:706000,2000  radio NZ national
Station:706000,2001  radio NZ concert
Station:706000,2002  base fm

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  #317992 13-Apr-2010 19:24
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Tested and verified to work with an exit code of 0 on an HVR4000, using Auckland DVB-T frequencies extracting EPG from MHEG stream under Win XP.  Nice work to all involved.

Perhaps a feature request could include an automatic ini file setup tool, so you select what you want and the ini is created. Would need a full list of DVB-T frequencies so you can just select region.


Agreed, perhaps at a high level, station selection and region nomination, then the utility could detect and determine the appropriate source depending on tuner type and availability (DVB-T or DVB-S, MHEG or EIT).


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  #318009 13-Apr-2010 19:58
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Working fine with my Hauppauge WinTV HVR-900 on Windows 7 x64, No UAC prompt either!




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  #318014 13-Apr-2010 20:07
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wallop:
Station:706000,1401  parliament
Station:706000,1402  test
Station:706000,1403  chinese
Station:706000,1405  reserved
Station:706000,1406  freeview hd sample
Station:706000,1408  tv central
Station:706000,2000  radio NZ national
Station:706000,2001  radio NZ concert
Station:706000,2002  base fm


Not sure you would want to exempt those as there is EPG data available for all of those except reserved on DVB-T.




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