[mythtv] Advice on debugging EIT

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Wed Dec 1 11:32:05 UTC 2010

On 30/11/2010 17:55, Paul McEnery wrote:
> Hi devs.
> I'm trying to debug an EIT problem, and I'm not getting enough
> information out of "-v all" with regard to EIT.
> The problem I am trying to debug is that no EIT data is ever added to
> the database. I have EIT enabled on the card, and "on air guide" is
> enabled on the channels. I can see EIT scans starting in the verbose
> log, but I get no error, and no data. I also know that the network_id
> and transport_id are correct, and I can see that 0x4d and 0x4e appear
> to have the correct data in a dvbsnoop of the EIT table (0x12).
> Is there anything that I can do to get more verbose output? I can't
> see why this does not work when other apps such as kaffeine are able
> to find the data.
> Any guidance would be much appreciated.

Did you populate your channels using channels.conf or mythtv-setup.
If it's the former there is information missing that means it wont
work, if it's the latter then we can debug further.


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