pvr search term no longer works
Jeremy Nicoll - ml get_iplayer
jn.ml.gti.91 at wingsandbeaks.org.uk
Fri Mar 20 09:17:16 PDT 2015
Budgie <ajebay at errichel.co.uk> wrote:
>I am trying to record Afternoon on 3 - Thursday Opera Matinee using pvr
>and gip v2.92. After some patient help from dinkypumpkin in April 2013
>with the command required to add to pvr list:-
>get_iplayer --pvradd --type=radio --fields=episode "Thursday Opera Matinee"
The operand --fields means search only in the named field(s)/columns
of the data in the cache file.
Previously the programme "Afternoon on 3" had values like
Thursday Opera Matinee - Verdi La Traviata
in the episode field, so your search worked. However, now there's several
programme names for Afternoon on 3, eg this week we have:
Afternoon on 3: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Afternoon on 3: German Radio Orchestras
Afternoon on 3: Thursday Opera Matinee
and the episode column gives specific details of the content of such a
For you I think you maybe just have to stop telling the PVR to look in the
episode column, as I think it will look in the programme name column by
Jeremy Nicoll - my opinions are my own.
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