MythTV 0.20-0.2ubuntu2 IMDB Fetch Problems

The newest MythTV install on Ubuntu 6.10 has issues when trying to fetch movie information with the included IMDB Script. The fix is pretty simple, Click more to view the steps.

First create a backup of the original script

sudo cp /usr/share/mythtv/mythvideo/scripts/ /usr/share/mythtv/mythvideo/scripts/

Download the SVN Copy


Rename the script


Replace the old script with the new one

sudo cp /usr/share/mythtv/mythvideo/scripts/

You should be all set after than.