VDR 2.3.2 VNSI 1.5.2 EPG empty

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dinor Offline
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Hello guys, after searching for hours I couldn't find a solution so I'm asking anyone who knows.
I have compiled VDR 2.3.2. with VNSI 1.5.2 using FernetMenta guide
Then installed w-scan to scan for channels and everything works fine.

The only thing that is not working is EPG... I just can't figure out what I am doing wrong.
I have manually deleted epg.data and is autocreated but never receive any info.

My system is raspberry pi 3 with raspbian jessie, VDR server with VNSI, Kodi 17.0, kodi-pvr-vdr-vnsi 2.6.17
permissions are set correctly and in kodi "do not store in local db" checked

here is what is installed
vdr -V
Code:
vdr (2.3.2/2.3.2) - The Video Disk Recorder
epgtableid0 (2.2.0) - EPG handler for events with table id 0x00
hello (2.2.0) - A friendly greeting
osddemo (2.3.1) - Demo of arbitrary OSD setup
pictures (2.3.1) - A simple picture viewer
skincurses (2.3.2) - A text only skin
status (2.2.0) - Status monitor test
svccli (2.2.0) - Service demo client
svcsvr (2.2.0) - Service demo server
svdrpdemo (2.2.0) - How to add SVDRP support to a plugin
vnsiserver (1.5.2) - VDR-Network-Streaming-Interface (VNSI) Server

Maybe some settings that I am not aware?
on my understanding EPG should work out of the box, FernetMenta implemented it in VNSI 1.5.x, correct?
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Do you allow status updated for the vnsi addon? Please pastebin a kodi debug log.
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dinor Offline
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here is log after restarting kodi
http://pastebin.com/HKk2hNdf

I have not changed any config, how do I allow status to update?
(This post was last modified: 2017-02-13 13:43 by dinor.)
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hmm, kodi does request epg but seems to get nothing. are you sure epg.data on vdr machine gets populated? did you try svdrpsent to list epg on the server?
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dinor Offline
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the epg.data is created but empty 0kb
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have a look at this thread: http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=194710
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dinor Offline
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That topic provides no information

I tried command "svdrpsend -d localhost -p 6419 MESG HELLO" and I can see it in kodi as message

It seems like either is not grabbing epg data from channels or it doesn't put them in epg.data

is there a manual command to try for fetching epg data?

edit: I have also noticed that date on epg guide has been set to 1970... maybe that's the problem?
Is there a way to sync it with local time?
(This post was last modified: 2017-02-14 16:23 by dinor.)
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