[mythtv] Re: [mythtv-commits] Re: Ticket #743: Fix "program not found in PAT" problem.

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Sat Dec 17 06:51:57 EST 2005

On Sat, Dec 17, 2005 at 11:23:20AM +0000, Allan Stirling wrote:
> Stuart Auchterlonie wrote:
> >On Thu, Dec 15, 2005 at 09:13:44PM -0000, MythTV wrote:
> >
> >>#743: Fix "program not found in PAT" problem.
> >>
> >
> >My plan is to do this with a timeout, 400ms should do it.
> >If we get a PAT which is the old one, then set a timer for
> >400ms and if we don't get another one before that timer expires
> >then issue all the warnings currently being issued.
> >
> Does this affect users with rotors (not that I am one) or other time-taking 
> switching devices?
> ie is it only a timeout after a successful lock?

Yes it would be only after a lock.

The problem we are trying to address here is the fact that
we get a PAT, but it is for the previous transport, and as
PATs are transmitted every 100ms (ATSC) or 300ms (DVB) we should
see the correct PAT within that timeframe.


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