tv_grab_dk - Grab TV listings for Denmark.


tv_grab_dk --help

tv_grab_dk [--config-file FILE] --configure

tv_grab_dk [--config-file FILE] [--output FILE] [--days N] [--offset N] [--quiet]


Output TV listings for several channels available in Denmark. The data comes from The grabber relies on parsing HTML so it might stop working at any time.

First run tv_grab_dk --configure to choose, which channels you want to download. Then running tv_grab_dk with no arguments will output listings in XML format to standard output.

--configure Prompt for which channels, and write the configuration file.

--config-file FILE Set the name of the configuration file, the default is ~/.xmltv/tv_grab_dk.conf. This is the file written by --configure and read when grabbing.

--output FILE write to FILE rather than standard output.

--days N grab N days. The default is one week.

--offset N start N days in the future. The default is to start from today.

--quiet suppress the progress messages normally written to standard error.




Jesper Skov ( Originally based on tv_grab_nl by Guido Diepen and Ed Avis ( and tv_grab_fi by Matti Airas.


Things in the programme descriptions to handle:

Vaert: Mikael Kamber.

Genudsendelse fra mandag. - convert to <previously-shown>?

Dansk dokumentar. - convert to <country> and <category>, sometimes <date>