[mythtv-users] OT: Winter Hill work 2nd December?
linux at thehobsons.co.uk
Wed Dec 2 11:51:37 UTC 2009
Mike Holden wrote:
>This failed initially, due to the correct frequency information
>being wrong in the file
On my Debian setup it's /usr/share/dvb/dvb-t/uk-WinterHill
>It lists only the 2k settings, not 8k. I assume the dvb people and
>the packagers will
>catch up with this at some point.
>If you update this file to include the following line (as root), and
>save it, then
>scandvb will work correctly and produce a channels.conf file.
>T 801833000 8MHz 3/4 NONE QAM64 8k 1/32 NONE
>Running a channels.conf scan works using the generated file. Just
>checking using LiveTV
>(only time I use it!), and the first few channels look fine.
No luck here :-(
I'm on version 0.21.svn20080706-0.0, I guess it's fairly old, but I
don't really want to change anything at the moment.
dvbscan just fails with "Unable to query frontend status" which
Google tells me is (or was ?) a common bug. However scan worked and
found the five muxes I expected to be present.
Bug when I go into mythtv-setup and tell it to import channels.conf,
it just says "Timeout Scanning n -- no signal" where n goes from 0 to
4. Ticking the "Ignore timeout" button makes now difference.
Any ideas ?
I've also tried a full tuned scan setting various combinations of the
options listed by scan - still no signal.
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