[mythtv-users] Channel scan for DVB-S

Jakob Fix jakob.fix at gmail.com
Fri Nov 25 16:58:46 EST 2005


for Astra 19 I am using the frequency for ZDF or ARD (German telly). 
Do a search for "astra channels.conf" to get some recent frequencies. 
For example, you may be using 11837000 (ARD) and 27500000 in the scan


On 25/11/05, Peter Osterberg <Peter at supergirl.se> wrote:
> Hi,
> just got a new NOVA-CI-S card today and have succesfully installed it in
> my MythTV server.
> I managed to get as far as to channel scanning and got stuck there.
> I found out in some earlier thread that I need to have starting values
> for frequency and symbolrate to be able to start the scan.
> Before I knew that I just got errors. I picked up two values used for
> Astra 28 and found out that it actually initiated the scan and got
> readings for SNR etc. Fine!
> But it didn't do the trick all the way. So I guess that I'll need
> specific starting values for the satellites that I'm trying to scan..
> I want to scan Sirius 1W, Thor 5E, Hotbird 13E and Astra 19E.
> Could someone help me with starting values for those satellites or help
> me with a URL to look them up myself?
> Thank you!


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