[mythtv-users] Firewire Channel Changing not working with sa3250ch

Daniel Agar daniel at agar.ca
Wed Sep 19 13:29:06 UTC 2007

> Nope, it does nothing at all. I am going to be exchanging the cable box to
> see if that's it although that doesn't seem likely as I can record
> channels
> with firewire using test-mpeg2 and gscanbus shows the sa3250hd STB as well
> as firewire_tester repeatedly shows successful packets over and over
> again.
> The channel change command with verbos appears to work but does nothing! I
> should be able to see the actual channel change video wise as well as the
> number on the stb correct? If so, then still nothing. It's so frustrating
> because I don't know what else I can try. I have tried everything!
> Daniel

Did you try adding your sa3250 as a sa4250? This worked for me. The sa3250
channel change script in the contrib folder didn't work but I found a
version in the mailing list archives that does, not that I use it now that
I have the internal channel changer working.


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