[mythtv-users] EIT scanning

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Sun Dec 17 17:02:36 UTC 2006

On Sun, Dec 17, 2006 at 10:53:38AM +0000, Paul Shepherd wrote:
> I have installed mythTV from the binaries on a PC running FC6 with a Hauppauge dvb-t usb box. 
> MythTV setup would not scan for channels so I used the channels.conf workaround consequently the 
> networkid and transportid fields in dtv_multiplex are NULL.

This is one reason why you have no EIT data.

> 2006-12-17 10:22:35.010 TVRec(1): EIT scanning disabled for all sources on this card.

Plus you need to enable EIT data collection on the datasource
and on the channels in that data source.

The best option now is to attempt a rescan of all existing transports
after deleting the existing channels.


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