TVE PBS Kids not working

On YouTube tv and fios getting this error Failed to parse m3u: malformed M3U provided since yesterday when trying to play the Tver version of pbs kids

I've been having issues with the TVE PBS Kids for over a week now, too. My channel still plays, but it starts in the middle of some random show every single time. It's always the same show, too with some Dinosaurs playing shuffleboard. Same behavior recording and live tuning.

Diagnostics if it helps: 6d0f93c2-810d-440d-a98b-548c008a4b82

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This has been happening to me as well! I don't watch the channel much and stumbled on it accidentally. It wasn't a big enough deal for me to do anything about though.

Okay yeah this is weird....I have the same dinosaurs scene but it never gets past that...halfway through the scene it just stops and fails

Same here... That dinosaur show is what you get whenever you start PBS Kids. The PBS Kids over our antenna is fine, so its definitely the TVE feed that is messed up. I thought TVE feeds were just running a stream out there, so how is it that everyone is getting a show from the beginning whenever you go to that channel? That doesn't make sense. Its been doing it for us now for several weeks.

Has anyone tried to contact PBS about it? I googled and they have a place to submit a ticket.

The website works for me here:

Edit: looked at the logs and Channels DVR is still parsing '', which is no longer used. I think the devs just need to update the stream URL.

Try prerelease

Seems to have fixed it for me. Thanks!

You are the man

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Seems to have stopped working again. I have the most recent pre-release installed.

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Same here. 403 Forbidden error.

2023/08/30 17:30:53.688438 [TVE] action=auth mvpd=Comcast_SSO requestor=telemundo
2023/08/30 17:30:53.689628 [TVE] action=xvfb display=:884
2023/08/30 17:30:56.330870 [TVE] action=version product=Chrome/109.0.5414.74 jsVersion= protocol=1.3 revision=@e7c5703604daa9cc128ccf5a5d3e993513758913
2023/08/30 17:30:56.341701 [TVE] action=navigate url=
2023/08/30 17:30:56.347087 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:30:56.679829 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:30:57.090942 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:30:57.090995 [TVE] action=auth_domain
2023/08/30 17:30:59.384615 [TVE] action=wait_for_page
2023/08/30 17:31:02.811256 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:31:02.971679 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:31:04.253102 [TVE] action=request type=Document method=GET url=
2023/08/30 17:31:04.253153 [TVE] action=authed
2023/08/30 17:31:04.253174 [TVE] action=wait_for_page done=true reason=auth_finished
2023/08/30 17:31:04.258181 [TVE] action=cookies num_domains=4 num_cookies=28
2023/08/30 17:31:04.266079 [TVE] action=error_response type=Document error=net::ERR_ABORTED url= ip=
2023/08/30 17:48:52.135126 [ERR] Failed to start stream for ch6777: TVE: Could not fetch playlist: get 403 Forbidden
2023/08/30 17:48:52.164262 [HLS] Couldn't generate stream playlist for ch6777-dANY-ip172.18.0.1: TVE: Could not fetch playlist: get 403 Forbidden
2023/08/30 17:48:52.164935 [HLS] Stopping transcoder session ch6777-dANY-ip172.18.0.1

Is it now MPEG-DASH-DRM?
MS PlayReady OR Widevine

I getting the same here 403 Forbidden

On their site, They seem to be running a 30 sec add of some sort. Then the live stream loads and plays of the channel. in Firefox. Does not work in Chrome. just Spinning circle.

It is working in New Orleans

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I am using YouTube tv. Anyone with the same issue using hulu or anything else?

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Another one bites the dust!

Son of a ….