[mythtv-users] OT: Winter Hill work 2nd December?

Mike Dent mcdent at gmail.com
Tue Dec 1 18:00:56 UTC 2009

2009/12/1 Mark Garland <mythtvusers at markgarland.co.uk>:
>> From 12am on 2nd Dec in the WinterHill area a full scan using
>> 0.22-fixes or trunk will no longer work because the preference for UK
>> DVB-T scanning expects 2k transmission mode transports to be found.
>> AFAIK all UK DVB-T transmissions will change to 8k 64QAM when analogue is
>> switched off in your region.
> Hi Justin,
> I'm not sure I fully understand what this means and the implications that it
> may have for me.
> As I read it, we currently have channels sent to us at 2k, and this will
> change to 8k, but the tuning software still expects 2k until your patch is
> applied?  So, an unpatched, fresh install, would fail to find any channels.
> Is this right?
> So, if running a packaged version, how could someone apply the patch or
> workaround this issue?
> Thanks,

If we know the new frequencies, I assume we can add those to the
'Transports' section, then do a scan on only those transports?
Should that work?


> MG
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