[mythtv-users] DVB-S All Existing Transports Out of Range

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Dec 24 22:45:51 UTC 2009

2009/12/24 Charles Mason <charlie.mas at gmail.com>:
> Hi all,
> I have a uk based Myth TV dedicated backend and multiple frontends set
> up. I have two DVB-T tunners for Freeview and one DVB-S to pick up the
> Freesat channels.
> My DVB-S setup appears to be malfunctioning. If in mythtv-setup I scan
> all existing transports, it finds nothing almost instantly. Looking at
> dmesg I find that it thinks most of the existing transport frequencies
> are out of range. However some of the channels appear to work. I can
> successfully make recordings from BBC HD, however zone thriller now
> CBS Action seems to have stopped working. I think its moved muiltiplex
> according to http://www.lyngsat.com/28east.html. However I can't now
> seem to get it to scan for anything.
> The results of the dmesg a shown below.
>  3621.517031] DVB: adapter 1 frontend 0 frequency 11262000 out of
> range (177000000..858000000)


Are you sure the DVB-S card has not been detected/configured as a
DVB-T card? Those min/max freqs look like terrestrial broadcast
frequencies, whilst the frontend freqs being tested appear to be DVB-S


Nick Morrott

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