[mythtv-users] Why no active EIT scan?

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Mon Dec 21 20:43:56 UTC 2009

2009/12/21 Christian G. von Busse <CvB at kruemel.org>:
> I started my backend with -v eit in order to see why it is not collecting
> any EIT data from my DVB-S card, which otherwise is running fine. The log
> says:
> 2009-12-21 21:00:53.109 EITScanner (1): Now looking for EIT data on
> multiplex of channel 6
> 2009-12-21 21:00:53.149 EITCache: Pruning all entries that ended before
> UTC 2009-12-20T21:03:53
> 2009-12-21 21:00:53.189 EITCache: Deleting old cache entries from the
> database
> 2009-12-21 21:00:53.799 EITScanner (1): EIT scan ignoring sourceid.
> 2009-12-21 21:00:53.839 EITScanner (1): Started passive scan.
> The backend is set to start EIT crawling after 30 secs of idle running,
> and it set to be used for active EIT scan, and "Use quick tuning" is set
> to "LiveTV only".
> Any ideas what the reason might be for why mythtv is not collecting any
> EIT data?

I was starting a reply to your previous DVB-S/EIT thead.

Have you turned off cross-source EIT collection?


Nick Morrott

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