Can't use string ("b007cf0r") as a HASH ref...

seanh snhmnd at
Fri Aug 20 08:43:37 EDT 2010

On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 09:37:31AM +0000, James Laver wrote:
> Could you please run the command which is failing on the platform where 
> g_ip has been working and see if that fails?

Although it was working on one machine (but not the other) yesterday,
today the command (get_iplayer --pvr) fails on both machines. Same error
as reported. Both machines are Ubuntu 10.04.

~ > get_iplayer --pvr
get_iplayer v2.78, Copyright (C) 2008-2010 Phil Lewis
  This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; for details use --warranty.
  This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain
  conditions; use --conditions for details.

Running PVR Searches:
ERROR: Please set --localfilesdirs to point to your collection if using the 'localfiles' plugin
ERROR: Failed to retrieve programmes for localfiles - skipping

Can't use string ("b007cf0r") as a HASH ref while "strict refs" in use at /home/seanh/scripts/get_iplayer line 1554.

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