[mythtv-users] OT: Fox WTXF reception and Myth

Byron Poland wpoland at gmail.com
Sun Jan 13 23:09:19 UTC 2008

On Jan 13, 2008 5:09 PM, Brian C. Huffman <bhuffman at graze.net> wrote:
> All,
> Is there anyone south of Philly (Bear, DE) that is able to pick up WTXF-DT?
> I've got an antenna mounted in the attic that picks everything else up (DT)
> from Philly (CBS, NBC, ABC, WHYY CW, etc) but the auto-scan in mythtvsetup
> doesn't find Fox.  I use the normal terrestrial 8-VSB scan and I believe it
> reports "no tables" for Fox.
> At one point, I tried to use some information I found to populate the
> channel using the correct frequency in the channels table in the DB (but
> didn't know what to put for multiplex) and I'm sure the signal strength
> showed up as 60% but couldn't full lock.  Is there something special that
> needs to be done to pick up this signal?
> Thanks,
> Brian
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I've had it working from North Wilmington before.  I just moved (still
in North Wilm.) though and don't have the antenna set up to check.
I'm away on business and can't get to my myth box to check the db for
the freq and mplex values, once I get back I will try to let you know.

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