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Master Geek


  # 213955 10-May-2009 22:47
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mentalinc: No sorry lost track of that bug, will try work on it next weekend....


That would be great, but just when you got time. Pleased to discover that it's not just me getting it wrong!



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  # 215270 16-May-2009 17:04
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limegreen:
mentalinc: No sorry lost track of that bug, will try work on it next weekend....


That would be great, but just when you got time. Pleased to discover that it's not just me getting it wrong!



Version 1.9.0.0 has just been released.

Needs to be tested with GB-PVR with the -all to check it works. I've done some basic test and it appears to work.

I have also added a new feature for Mediaportal TV Server. If you're using SQL Server as the database my program can now check where the EPG file should be placed (i.e. you can now configure it be to somewhere other than the Tv server folder).
Iust add the command -SQL to the end of the command (see mediaportalTvServerSQL.bat for an example)

read more at  http://mentalindustries.orconhosting.net.nz/epg and  http://mentalindustries.orconhosting.net.nz/epgFiles/mediaportalTVServer.html

mentalinc





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Master Geek


  # 215273 16-May-2009 18:01
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Thanks for the prompt work!

I've been trying it on RC1 64-bit with GB-PVR;
and it errors, demanding a 'time'

Logfile:
16/05/2009 5:51:29 p.m. Checking for newer version
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. You already have the latest version
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. Finding install paths
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. C:\Program Files (x86)\Devnz\GBPVR\
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. MEDIAPORTAL not installed
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. MEDIAPORTALTVSERVER not installed
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. DVBVIEWER not installed
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. EPG file to download: http://epg.pvr.geek.nz/epg/listings-all.xml.gz
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. Invalid number of parameters. You must pass it -task runtime batchfile
16/05/2009 5:51:30 p.m. Task scheduled, now closing

Then when I add 09:00:00 to UpdateEPG.bat, it claims it's an invalid time, or crashes.

Any thoughts? (Am I doing something wrong?)



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  # 215292 16-May-2009 20:54
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Looks like a bug, something to do with trying to add a scheduled task, but cant see why that would be.

Are you trying to schedule a task?

RC1 is that Windows 7 RC1?
If so might there might have been a change in the command line.
If you are trying to run just the program ill have a look.

paste the contents of the UpdateEPG.bat you are using




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Master Geek


  # 215308 17-May-2009 00:11
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OK. Looks like it is my bad.

I had tried
freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task -all
(demands an runtime argument)
freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task 09:00:00 -all
(crashes)
And I just tried
freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -all
And it works [:)]

Sorry for wasting your time. However, I guess there will be others like me who will mess this up, so might be good to make it clear in the instructons at some point.

Thanks again! This is brilliant.




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  # 215317 17-May-2009 08:22
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limegreen: OK. Looks like it is my bad.



I had tried

freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task -all

(demands an runtime argument)

freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task 09:00:00 -all

(crashes)

And I just tried

freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -all

And it works [:)]

Sorry for wasting your time. However, I guess there will be others like me who will mess this up, so might be good to make it clear in the instructons at some point.

Thanks again! This is brilliant.




Glad to see you figured it out.

the command freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task 09:00:00 -all shouldn;t cause my program to crash (doesnt for me. it will create a usless task but shouldnt crash. What verion of Windows are you using? and have you disabled UAC?

but you shouldn't need a task set up:
http://mentalindustries.orconhosting.net.nz/epgFiles/schtasks.html
GB-PVR No task scheduling is required for this as long as you put the UpdateEPG.bat in the GB-PVR directory.




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Master Geek


  # 215330 17-May-2009 10:28
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Just to clarify, I wasn't trying to set a task up. That was the output above produced by
freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task -all
Where it requested a runtime, and made comment about a scheduled task. I wasn't trying to set a task up, I just wasn't clear for GB-PVR that I needed only the -all argument (instructions which would be best on the GB-PVR page, because there is no need to schedule a task)

freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task 09:00:00 -all
produced a little disk activity, a small 'ding', nothing added to the log, and it continued to show in the process list. I've now worked out that the crash occurred when I tried again, and the process was still running.

FYI Windows 7 RC1 64-bit. UAC is turned off.

Hope that clarifies. Thanks again. It's really fantastic having it working.

 
 
 
 




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  # 215342 17-May-2009 12:20
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Thanks for your feedback limegreen,
I have updated the GB-PVR page on my website to reflect the recent changes and point out the -task is not needed.

I'm not too sure what happened during the
freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -task 09:00:00 -all it should have worked just created a useless task.




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  # 215563 18-May-2009 11:35
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Hey mentalinc

Can you add the Freeview DVB-T Chinese Channel (CCTV8)

The epg information is available from http://xmltv.co.nz/
Under Freeview Tab -> Special Interest -> CCTV8




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Ultimate Geek


  # 215632 18-May-2009 16:09
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If this is in fact possible, it would be nice to have the TV Central channel details as well for Waikato/BOP viewers. Also on the FreeView tab.

Cheers.




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  # 215669 18-May-2009 18:36
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I have no control over the xml file.

I will however look at adding the website you linked as an alternative download location.

Stay tuned for an update in the next few weeks supporting this.

mentalinc




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Master Geek


  # 215676 18-May-2009 18:49
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Has anyone else been having issues with this and DVBViewer? A few days ago it stopped working for me. Here`s a log:


18/05/2009 6:10:17 p.m. Checking for newer version
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. System.Net.WebException: Unable to connect to the remote server ---> System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 127.0.0.1:7171
at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.DoConnect(EndPoint endPointSnapshot, SocketAddress socketAddress)
at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.InternalConnect(EndPoint remoteEP)
at System.Net.ServicePoint.ConnectSocketInternal(Boolean connectFailure, Socket s4, Socket s6, Socket& socket, IPAddress& address, ConnectSocketState state, IAsyncResult asyncResult, Int32 timeout, Exception& exception)
--- End of inner exception stack trace ---
at System.Net.HttpWebRequest.GetResponse()
at freeviewNZ_EPG_GBPVR.Program.versionCheck()
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. Finding install paths
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.
at freeviewNZ_EPG_GBPVR.Program.findInstallPaths()
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. EPG file to download: http://epg.pvr.geek.nz/epg/listings-freeview.xml.gz
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. EPG file location: C:\Program Files\DVBViewer\epg\epgdata.xml
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. .gz download location C:\Program Files\DVBViewer\epg\listings-freeview.xml.gz

18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. Folder to create C:\Program Files\DVBViewer\epg
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. Error the EPG download folder does not exist!
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. Folder now created: C:\Program Files\DVBViewer\epg
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. Checking xmltv.dtd is in the correct folder
18/05/2009 6:10:18 p.m. xmltv.dtd found.

18/05/2009 6:10:19 p.m. System.Net.WebException: Unable to connect to the remote server ---> System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it 127.0.0.1:7171
at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.DoConnect(EndPoint endPointSnapshot, SocketAddress socketAddress)
at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.InternalConnect(EndPoint remoteEP)
at System.Net.ServicePoint.ConnectSocketInternal(Boolean connectFailure, Socket s4, Socket s6, Socket& socket, IPAddress& address, ConnectSocketState state, IAsyncResult asyncResult, Int32 timeout, Exception& exception)
--- End of inner exception stack trace ---
at System.Net.WebClient.DownloadFile(Uri address, String fileName)
at System.Net.WebClient.DownloadFile(String address, String fileName)
at freeviewNZ_EPG_GBPVR.Program.Main(String[] args)




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  # 215677 18-May-2009 18:53
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The internet was not working for you attilathegorilla

The errors occur at points in the program when it should connect to the internet, for example the version check and again when downloading the EPG. If you have recently installed a firewall make sure my program can connect to the internet.




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Master Geek


  # 215679 18-May-2009 19:02
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Hmmm I`ve got my software firewall disabled for testing and still no go. Would my ISP have done something to block this traffic? Doesn`t sound likely.




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Master Geek


  # 215686 18-May-2009 19:29
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Ooops sorry, my bad, somehow I had a proxy server set for my HTTP, no idea how it got there, but working now :)




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