[mythtv-users] MythTV channels in Melbourne Australia on 0.19
ffrr at tpg.com.au
Wed Apr 19 08:04:01 UTC 2006
Brett May wrote:
>I am in Melbourne and have a Twinhad Card and have gotten it to work
>under MythTV 0.19.
>In mythtv-setup I set all HD channels to not visible as my card won't
>lock onto them, possible due to having a low spec machine.
>I then set the starting channel in mythtv to a valid channel.
>You can test your system (under linux) using a combination of tzap,
>dvbstream, and mplayer.
>When I get home tonight I will post the exact commands and some more info.
You could try importing a channels.conf file, rather than letting myth
scan for itself.
To generate channels.conf...
Use 'scan' which is one of the utilities on the
The actual command to generate channels.conf is like this
./scan dvb-t/canberra-au | tee mychannels.conf
The source for scan, and example tuning data files for many
places in the world are in the utilities package
(named linuxtv-dvb-apps-1.1.0) This package also comes
with szap/tzap/czap (satellite/terrestrial/cable)
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