[mythtv-users] "ERROR - No PIDS set" even though channels are present

Jon Whitear jon at whitear.org
Sun Sep 18 07:04:26 UTC 2005

richardjones at optusnet.com.au wrote:

>When I try to run mythtv and use Live TV, I get the following in the mythbackend:
>2005-09-18 16:07:37.150 DVB#0 ERROR - Could not find dvb tuning parameters for transport 0
>2005-09-18 16:07:37.150 DVB#0 ERROR - Failed to get channel options for channel 3.
If you run a scan in mythtv-setup, does it find all the channels?

>Running mythfilldatabase *appears* to work, though I get a lot of "ERROR: can't find DataSet for Nine Guide - 2005-09-18" (for various dates and channel names) in-between the printing of some hash "#" signs. This is using:
>        tv_grab_au - (version 0.6.2 - release 2005-05-31)
Mythfilldatabase is somewhat separate from the actual channel settings. 
You may want to check out Michael Smith's script, which seems to be the 
favourite here. You can get it from:-




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