[mythtv-users] channels.conf for SF Bay Area?

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Tue Sep 12 14:08:42 EDT 2006

On 9/11/06, Robert Tsai <mythtv at tsaiberspace.net> wrote:
> Hello--
> I just moved from the East Coast to the West Coast and need to re-set
> up my channels.conf. The make_atsc_chanconf.pl script with dvb-apps no
> longer seems to work; it seems antennaweb.org has changed something
> about their output format such that the script no longer successfully
> scrapes the website.
> Then I tried using ./atscscan atsc/us-CA-SF-Bay-Area to generate my
> channels.conf, but that is kind of a chicken-and-egg problem: it will
> only generate a channels.conf for what I am able to receive off the
> air with the current antenna orientation.
> I'd rather start with a working channels.conf, and then adjust my
> antenna until azap says I can get the channels I care about, rather
> than repeatedly running ./atscscan until I get the channels I care
> about (it takes longer then just running azap on a known set of
> frequencies).
> Can anyone share a channels.conf for the SF Bay Area Peninsula?

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