[mythtv] Diseqc Switching still not working?
Buechler, Mark R
Mark_R_Buechler at bausch.com
Wed Jan 4 00:03:04 UTC 2006
It's not really a bug. It seems all DiSEqC equipment behaves differently.
I've had to fiddle with the diseqc code quite a bit in order to get my
configuration working properly.
To answer your question, that bit of code exists on SVN so it probably
exists in KnoppMyth as well.
From: Wim Fokkens [mailto:wimfokkens at planet.nl]
Sent: Tuesday, January 03, 2006 4:51 PM
To: mythtv-dev at mythtv.org
Subject: [mythtv] Diseqc Switching still not working?
I firs post this at myth users but I got no responds
Van: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
[mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] Namens Wim Fokkens
Verzonden: woensdag 28 december 2005 11:48
Aan: Discussion about mythtv
Onderwerp: [mythtv-users] Diseqc Switching still not working?
I am running knoppmyth R5A26. I have a 4 way diseqc switch.
LNB1 is astra 19.2 LNB2 is astra 28.2 and LNB3 is hotbird 13.0.
If I run mythsetup I am not able to scan channels at LNB 2 & 3.
I tried with a Technotrend Budget and a KNC1 satellite card.
If I bypass the diseqc switch I am able to scan the channels.
I searched the user list and I found the following.
DVB, Diseqc and scan
At the end of this discusion Johan had found a solution.
>I've fixed my problem thx to Arne Varholm. I found some old postings on
>the dev mailing list about the issue I'm facing so i contacted one of
>the fellows in the discussion and Arne told me that I could comment out
>the following lines in dvbdiseqc.cpp
>if (ioctl(fd_frontend, FE_DISEQC_SEND_BURST, SEC_MINI_A ) == -1)
>Now it works like a charm. My C++ skills ar very basic and I do not know
>how to file a bug report (if this is a bug) so that it can be
>implemented in the source distribution. The code fragment above is still
>in the CVS. But as i said, my C++ skills are very basic and I do not if
>one just can remove these lines without disturbing something else
Does this bug still exist in knoppmyth R5A26?
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