[mythtv-users] Program not found in PAT!

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 09:45:41 UTC 2010

On 11 February 2010 17:29, Mike Perkins <mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk> wrote:
> UK - DVB-T - Hannington
> I keep having this happen:
> 2010-02-11 14:52:42.745 Program #16768 not found in PAT!
> Program Association Table
>  PSIP tableID(0x0) length(81) extension(0x4000)
>      version(7) current(1) section(0) last_section(0)
>         tsid: 16384
>  programCount: 18
>  program number     0 has PID 0x  10   data  0x 0 0x 0 0xe0 0x10
>  program number 19584 has PID 0x 2c8   data  0x4c 0x80 0xe2 0xc8
>  program number 19456 has PID 0x 2c6   data  0x4c 0x 0 0xe2 0xc6
>  program number 18688 has PID 0x 2ce   data  0x49 0x 0 0xe2 0xce
>  program number 18624 has PID 0x 2cd   data  0x48 0xc0 0xe2 0xcd
>  program number 18560 has PID 0x 2cc   data  0x48 0x80 0xe2 0xcc
>  program number 18496 has PID 0x 2cb   data  0x48 0x40 0xe2 0xcb
>  program number 18304 has PID 0x 2cf   data  0x47 0x80 0xe2 0xcf
>  program number 18240 has PID 0x 2c5   data  0x47 0x40 0xe2 0xc5
>  program number 18176 has PID 0x 2c4   data  0x47 0x 0 0xe2 0xc4
>  program number 18112 has PID 0x 2c3   data  0x46 0xc0 0xe2 0xc3
>  program number 18048 has PID 0x 2c2   data  0x46 0x80 0xe2 0xc2
>  program number 17984 has PID 0x 2c1   data  0x46 0x40 0xe2 0xc1
>  program number 17920 has PID 0x 2c0   data  0x46 0x 0 0xe2 0xc0
>  program number 17024 has PID 0x 2ca   data  0x42 0x80 0xe2 0xca
>  program number 16960 has PID 0x 2bf   data  0x42 0x40 0xe2 0xbf
>  program number 16832 has PID 0x 2be   data  0x41 0xc0 0xe2 0xbe
>  program number 19968 has PID 0x 2c9   data  0x4e 0x 0 0xe2 0xc9
> 2010-02-11 14:52:43.318 ProcessPAT: Program not found in PAT.
>                        Rescan your transports.
> 2010-02-11 14:52:43.331 Desired program #16768 not found in PAT.
>                        Can Not create single program PAT.
> So I rescan my transports, fix all the wrinkles it makes, guess answers to
> all the strange, unexplained dialog boxes I get presented with, and the
> problem goes away for a week or so.
> [I've actually kept the rescan portions of the mythtv-setup sessions, and I
> can't find *anything* different from occasion to occasion. I have no idea
> what it's complaining about. It's always the same mux.]
> Then it comes back, and if it happens while I'm recording, I lose the
> recording. Any clues?

That would appear to be one of the BBC's interactive channels (channel
305). Have you ever recorded from it?

Could you try disabling the 'useonairguide' flag for it and making it invisible?

Also, the mythbackend --version output might be useful.


Nick Morrott

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