[mythtv-users] channel not viewable via LiveTV, but records fine?

Robert rs at mythtv-users.spam.futz.org
Thu May 13 01:52:34 UTC 2010

On Wed, 12 May 2010 15:31:09 -0400 Michael wrote:
MTD> On 05/11/2010 09:12 PM, Robert wrote:
MTD> > I've got 2 channels that work fine for recording but that do not work for
MTD> > livetv. They show up in the program guide, but when switching to the channel,
MTD> > it just sits there with the OSD: Sig 0% | SN 2.4dB | BE 0 | (LAMc) Partial
MTD> > lock.
MTD> If the channels work for recordings, but not for Live TV, that means 
MTD> you're tuning them incorrectly for Live TV.  This is likely due to the 
MTD> fact that you use Quick Tune only on Live TV.  To fix the problem 
MTD> properly, you likely need to rescan channels.

Thanks Michael, you get half credit. :-)  I rescanned, and one of the two
channels had changed it's mplexid and is now working.  However, the other
channel had not and still doesn't work. The on that isn't working happens to
be the one I used when generating the log I mentioned yesterday:

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