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Configure the Generator

HOWTO: Create the branded generator

1. Login into SubPortal.io

2. Select [Generators], [Settings]
Here you will see configurable items to create your own internal and external branded generator.

There are two types of generators...

  1. internal generator: within SubPortal generator which you can quickly enter a username and password to generate output settings
  2. external generator: customer facing branded generator

You will find the Generator settings split into [basic] and [advanced]

[basic settings]

The configurable settings are grouped into themes...

[General Settings]
Brand Name: the name of your service

Brand Image: URL pointing to the image f your brand.

Script Domain: the DNS for your service, typcially XXXX.ddns.net

Port Number: the port number your service uses

[M3U/XMLTV Setings]
Show M3U/XMLTV: set to 'Yes' to show M3U/XMLTV option within external generator

M3U/XMLTV Liternal: option to change the text shown within the extenral generator

M3U/XMLTV Selection Literal: option to change the selection text shown within the extenral generator 

[SmartTV Setings]
Show SmartTV: set to 'Yes' to show SmartTV option within external generator

SmartTV Liternal: option to change the text shown within the extenral generator

SmartTV Selection Literal: option to change the selection text shown within the external generator 

[Channel Settings]

Update listings Automatically: Set to Yes to automartically update the cache of listed channels. This is used for the Channel Lists and Web Player.

M3U Username and Password: The account the automatic update will use to pull down and update the cache.

Check for BAD Channels: Feature not yet implemented.

[Enigma2 Settings]
Show Engima2 Script: set to 'Yes' to show Enigma2 script option within external generator

Script Brand name: The literal to show on the Bouquets 

[advanced settings]

The advanced settings are grouped into themes...

[General Settings]

Generator Type: Single or Dual. The dual generator is to support providers such as Vaders.

Show Long URLs: Show the Long URLs as well as the shortened URLs withint the generator results.

[Additional Domain Settings]

The following settings allow for a second domain name to be displayed using a selection box. This is useful if you have more than one domain which points to different IP addresses and/or port numbers.

[M3U/XMLTV Settings]

Change the text literals on the generator.

[SmartIPTV Settings]

Change the text literals on the generator.

[Enigma2 Settings]

Advanced SULS configuaration settings plus several SubPortal settings.

SULS - please visit the SULS website for further information on these settings.

Install EPGImport Plugin: Installs the EPGImport plugin if selected

Update EPGImport Plugin: Updates the EPGImport plugin if selected. Please note that this can cause some issues with older images and is there disabled as default.

Install UK EPG Sources (FreeSat): Installs EPG sources for FreeSat channels.

Capture and return the script output: Feature not yet implemented

Use Custom Picon Script: Give the option to run a custom command to installed non XMLTV EPG guides.

[Enigma2 Script Override]

Give the option to run a custom sciprt rather than the SubPortal script.

 

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