[mythtv-users] DVB-S scan wont fill dvb_channel

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Fri Mar 18 16:33:21 UTC 2005

In message <E1DCKCo-000AiF-00.ravenholm76-mail-ru at f32.mail.ru>
        Vladimir M. <ravenholm76 at mail.ru> wrote:

>> > But! Program dont writes anything to <dvb_channel>!
>> > I have channels.conf but no script to help with it.
>> The dvb_channel table is no longer used so that isn't surprising.
> Wow! Thank you.
> Seems program dont knows itself where are channels stored?

I'm sure the program knows full well. Much more likely is that your
database is incomplete because the scan didn't finish.

> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.535 DVB#0 Using DVB card 0, with frontend ST STV0299 DVB-S.
> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.841 DVB#0 CA: CI handler successfully initialized!
> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.843 DVB#0 CA: CI handler thread running
> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.845 DVB#0 DVB Signal Monitor Starting
> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.848 DVB#0 ERROR - Unable to find channel in database.
> 2005-03-18 19:05:56.848 DVB#0 ERROR - Failed to get channel options for channel 3.

That presumably means it can't find channel 3 in the channel table
or maybe that it can't find the associated multiplex in dtv_multiplex.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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