[mythtv-users] USA Satellites KU-BAND
fuzz19881 at yahoo.com
Tue Aug 29 22:25:18 UTC 2006
Hello, I've recently purchased a DVB-S card 'Technisat
SkyStar2'. I've loaded the proper modules and got
i've used dvbscan and i've noticed dvbscan doesn't by
any defaults support KU-BAND Lnbs. So I used the
option '-l' and used the LOF of 10750. so:
scan -l 10750 transponders
It successfully found all of the channels. Then when I
goto try dvbtune it says that it is using a L-band
dvbtune doesn't have a '-l' option such as dvbscan
does. So then i thought to myself do i even need to
worry about that because i remember seeing a LOF input
I booted up mythtv-setup installed my new card and
LNB LOF SWITCH 0
LNB LOF HIGH 0
LNB LOF LOW: 10750000
i put 0 because i dont have a multi band lnb. Then i
went to channel scan. I did
Scan type: Import channels.conf
then it loaded all of the channels, everything
appeared to be working nicely. I was quite wrong.
I close mythtv-setup, save changes then go launch
mythbackend then start mythtv and i get the error in
2006-08-29 17:06:46.949 DVB#0 WARNING - Your frequency
setting (100000) is out of range.
When i start backend i also get the error:
2006-08-29 17:13:57.406 DiSEqC(0) Error: Setting Tone
eno: Connection timed out
2006-08-29 17:13:57.406 DVB#0 ERROR -
DVBChannel::Tune: Failed to transmit DisEq commands
this is the channels.conf i am using:
By default it goes to KUWF, but it dont get any
signal, i only get about 40%. But if i do szap with
the -l option i can get a signal of over 80%.
Any idea on what I should do?
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