[mythtv-users] Why no active EIT scan?

Christian CvB at kruemel.org
Thu Dec 31 11:15:00 UTC 2009

Monday, December 21, 2009, 9:43:56 PM, Nick wrote:
> 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?
> Have you turned off cross-source EIT collection?

It seems that my problem on this machine might be related to this


Anything I could do to help fix this (I'm not really a programmer)?


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