Community Guides – E2m3u2bouquet

Community Guides Our old friend Tommy has an excellent guide to using the plugin version 7 upwards on his blog, see the below link for further information Older Guides for earlier versions that may still contain useful information below: Head Melted has done a nice video install guide on YouTube Enigma2 IPTV Bouquets with EPG ipk install , Suls Script removal & ipk install. quick guide. Dsayers Guide to installing and configuring the plugin over on Techkings Suls e2m3u2bouquet 0.6 IPTV Bouquet MakerMaker plugin  

e2m3u2bouquet 0.6

v0.6 Better m3u parsing Plugin Plugin (beta) We’ve now released a plugin for the script. As it’s still in beta please only use if you are comfortable knowing it’s only had limited testing and know how to re-flash your box if you encounter any issues. Update: Not had any negative reports so should be safe to use Plugin features:- Named provider support Ability to set commonly used options Ability to set an update schedule Plugin install Download the ipk and ftp it to the /tmp folder on the box. Either install it from the box GUI (in OpenVix this will... Read more

e2m3u2bouquet 0.5.4

v0.5.4 Add nameOverride attribute to xml files to allow service or bouquet names to be changed Add option to use service references from providers bouquet file. -b command argument,see below Add SSL fix for some boxes. Unconfirmed if working (if this now allows you to use the provider based setup please let us know in the comments below) Improved service ref id generation logic to reduce (hopefully eliminate) id conflicts especially if override file is used Add option -xs to stop service refs from override.xml file being used Custom service references from providers bouquet file Some providers already map their... Read more

E2m3u2bouquet Help Thread

Help Thread Common problems and resolutions for E2m3u2bouquet. “Permission denied” attempting to run the script Ensure the script is executable, eg run (in the folder the script is in) chmod 777 then run the script as per instructions or run the script via python python -n PROVIDER -u USERNAME -p PASSWORD EPG is not working Ensure you have enabled the source in epg-importer and run a manual import. If this still doesn’t work paste your epg url into firefox, this should return a bunch of XML data to the browser (nb: doesn’t work in chrome), if you don’t receive... Read more

e2m3u2bouquet 0.5.1

V 0.5.1 Minor update. The generated xml no longer has the streamUrl attribute. This means that your username & password is not in the xml file so custom mapping files can now easily be shared If you wish to map a DVB service to an IPTV bouquet (by using the DVB service reference with no stream url) then this can be done by setting the new clearStreamUrl attribute to true Full details of v0.5 release here Download latest release here  

e2m3u2bouquet 0.5

V0.5 Latest release focuses on custom mapping and now allows a number of new possibilities:- Reorder bouquets Reorder channels within bouquets Disable entire bouquet or individual channels Ability to change service reference (so that EPG from existing satellite service can be used) Ability to replace local DVB in IPTV bouquet (e.g. if your box has a tuner you can use it for FTA channels instead of the IPTV versions) Change tvg-id to match other xml epg feeds Custom mapping To use the custom mapping feature run the script once, it will create ‘e2m3u2bouquet-sort-current.xml’  in the working directory, FTP this to... Read more

e2m3u2bouquet 0.4.2

V0.4.2 Quick post, purely a bug fix release, Includes 0.4.1 fix invalid picon path hanging the script includes 0.4.1 update service number to use numbers unlikely to be in use by existing sat services includes 0.4.1 leave service number gaps between categories to reduce the effect of playlist additions cause the epg to get out of sync Fixed error for ACE and FLAWLESS users where “:” in category put the box into an infinite loop e2m3u2bouquet_v0.4.2  

e2m3u2bouquet 0.4

V0.4 OK been a couple of weeks but we have been busy. Latest version of the script is now available below or from the home page, goto the home page for install instructions etc. The script has come on a bit and is starting to be a bit more mature, some 500 lines of code compared to the initial release at 100 lines. We are also now a team of 2! so kudos to Doug Mackay for doing at least half the coding on this release, also to Jose Sanchez for supplying the code for the picon support. So changes... Read more

e2m3u2bouquet – Automation via cron job

Cron Automation OK quick post for those who requested it. ssh to your enigma2 box install busybox-cron opkg install busybox-cron Now set up your job crontab -e Will open the cron text editor. Next steps need to be followed exactly as vi isn’t the most user friendly text editor Press insert to start inputting text Input your schedule and the command to run eg: 0 6,18 * * * /etc/enigma2/e2m3u2bouquet/ >> /tmp/e2.log or 0 6,18 * * * /etc/enigma2/e2m3u2bouquet/ -m "" -e "" press escape to exit text entering mode input :wq to write and quit from the file, your... Read more

Enigma2 IPTV m3u to bouquet v0.3

V0.3 nb: e2m3u2bouquet homepage is here for full instructions. OK quick post to put this out there, Thanks to all who tested the initial version and for all the suggestions and feedback really useful. New version is a complete rewrite of the code base that won’t interest anyone unless they have an interest in python…. Feature wise it does the following tvg-id now included in the channels from the m3u file better parsing of m3u data (credit: Doug MacKay) downloads m3u file from url sets custom source to providers xml tv feed (as per Dougs v0.2) fixed IPTV streams not... Read more