[mythtv-users] OT- Best time to rescan - WAS: PBS interlacing not working

Yan Seiner yan at seiner.com
Thu Jun 11 23:34:10 UTC 2009

On Thu, June 11, 2009 1:53 pm, Justin The Cynical wrote:
> Yan Seiner wrote:
>> Well, I just submitted a "Reception Report" to Oregon Public
>> Broadcasting.
>>  As tomorrow is the DTV deadline, I expect that will be ignored while
>> they
>> deal with Aunt Mabel telling them to fix their transmitters as her 27
>> year
>> old Zenith just went black.  :-)
> Speaking of the switch, does any one know if it's supposed to kick in at
> midnight?
> I heard a station or two in the Portland OR market is going to switch
> frequencies so I'm trying to figure out the best time to rescan.

The OPB FAQ says that stations will be changing frequencies during the day
on teh 12th.  The impression I got was that it was not going to happen at
the stroke of midnight, but rather throughout the day, so the best time to
scan may be at 1AM on the 13th - or just wait until Saturday morning.


Yan Seiner, PE

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