[mythtv-users] Only getting low channels 2-13 on PVR 350
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Fri Sep 24 11:41:51 EDT 2004
On 09/24/2004 09:48 AM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 09/24/2004 08:18 AM, Nathan Elliott wrote:
>> It *sounds* like your tuner is setup for off-air instead of
>> cable-tv. Is
>> that a possibility?
> That's almost definitely the problem. A type 47 tuner being used with
> a type 39 definition will only give cable channels 2-61 (up to
> ~448MHz). OTA frequency for channel 13 is ~213MHz and for 14 is
> ~473MHz. Therefore, OTA users trying to use tuner 47 as a 39 can only
> receive channels up to 13, but cable users can get up to 61.
> So, either you're using cable but have set OTA in myth, or you're
> using OTA--in which case the tuner is working as expected.
> Install the updated video4linux package (
> http://www.poptix.net/ivtv/Sep-2004/msg00737.html ) as soon as it's
> uploaded. (If you see snow on all channels, it's not yet uploaded. :)
The updated video4linux package is now available (thanks, Axel).
Install as described at http://www.poptix.net/ivtv/Sep-2004/msg00737.html .
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