[mythtv-users] Card "Still Tuning"
J.Pilk at tesco.net
Tue Nov 1 18:13:53 UTC 2011
On 01/11/11 14:00, John Pilkington wrote:
> On 01/11/11 13:27, Stephen Kitchener wrote:
>> I have a problem in that one card shows the error "still tuning" when a
>> recording starts and this of course results in a 0b length recording.
>> Any suggestions please ??
>> Stephen Kitchener
> There have been some small changes at several transmitters to squeeze in
> a new channel in the near future. Have you deleted all
> channels/rescanned within Myth recently?
Returning to this : I was in a hurry to get out earlier.
I've had a "Still tuning" failure and another failure for reasons that I
didn't chase up in the last few days, from cards that don't normally
show problems. So I poked about a bit on the ukfree site:
I don't know if this was the cause, but I rescanned and got slightly
different results from those after the 'final' retune a couple of months
On Aug 31:
The rescan was quick and troublefree. I deleted all dvb-t channels and
all but one transport. I left the BBC one, in my case on 794 MHz.
Scanned that transport for all services with the link to others enabled
- for some reason I had to do this twice - and the full set of five SD
transports was populated. 101 DVB channels and 1 MPEG channel, no
confusion. I get a good signal from Waltham, using a roof aerial. YMMV.
Then rescan for icons, exiting when it starts getting tedious about
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