[mythtv-users] MtrhTv: Uk Mendip Transmitter issues

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Tue Jul 13 08:43:44 UTC 2010

> Ok, I have finally found the problem. The transportid for the Virgin1
> Multiplex was incorrect in the dtv_multiplex database table. There is no
> way of editing this using mythtvsetup, but it has to be correct.
> I guess I did a full scan and then edited some of the incorrect
> multiplexes (neighbouring transmitters) to to right values for
> the local transmitter. Unfortunately the transportid was not changed.
> I consider this a bug in either mythtvsetup by not allowing it
> to be edited or in the mythtv SDT parser as it could find out the
> correct transportid for the stream it is decoding.
> I'm not sure how you would find the correct transportid value except
> by using dvbsnoop...
> Cheers
> Terry

Good to know you've identified the problem:  have you got it working 
now, and if so how?  Did a scan of some sort within MythTV do the job or 
have you _needed_ other tools?

John P

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