[mythtv-users] MythTv and DVB-T cards setup in the Uk
Malcolm.Smith at itemplus.com
Fri Jan 9 06:17:58 EST 2004
See this post... may help
Yes it is difficult at present
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> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org]On Behalf Of Simon at the
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> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] MythTv and DVB-T cards setup in the Uk
> Terry Barnaby wrote:
> > Hi,
> Hi Terry
> > I am trying to get MythTv working with a DVB-T card in the Uk.
> > I have the DVB-T card working fine, drivers etc.
> > I have compiled/installed/configured xmltv and MythTv with DVB support.
> > However, the mythbackend gives the error messages:
> > 2004-01-09 07:45:16 DVB#0 ERROR - Could not find dvb tuning parameters
> > for channel 3 with id 1043.
> > 2004-01-09 07:45:16 DVB#0 ERROR - Failed to get channel options for
> > channel 3.
> I recently setup two DVB-T in my fedora/athlon box at home and oddly
> enough recognise your error messages..
> > and there are error messages when I try and watch a channel.
> > Reading on the mail lists suggests that I need to set up the databases
> > dvb_channel and dvb_pids tables.
> Ineedy, if your on the chyrstal palace transmitter you can load some
> pre-canned dvd_channel and dvd_pids sql data into your database. If not
> your need to run dvbtune to produce a ~/.tzap/channels.conf and then
> write a quick script to import these into the database.
> > 1. Is this all that is required ?
> > 2. Is there any information on how to do this (syntax, rqeuired fields
> > etc) ?
> Not really I understand the 0.14 is pre-release and there is no
> documentation on it.
> > 3. Is there a Howto for using DVB with MythTv ?
> Closest I found was at
> > http://www.ethics-gradient.net/myth/mythdvb.html
I'm not really looking forward to contributing to a 0.14 DVB setup guide
but it would probably be a good idea. <CHuckle>
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