[mythtv-users] Card "Still Tuning"
stephen at g6dzj.demon.co.uk
Tue Nov 1 19:06:46 UTC 2011
On Tuesday 01 Nov 2011, John Pilkington wrote:
> 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 ??
> >> --
> >> Regards
> >> 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
> ago. eg
> On Aug 31:
> qam_64:754000000:Gems TV:43:12418:9018:24448:20544=20544:dvb
> qam_64:762000000:Ideal World:22:12418:9018:25920:24640=24640:dvb
> Oct 31:
> qam_64:754000000:Gems TV:43:12323:9018:24448:20544=20544:dvb
> qam_64:762000000:Ideal World:22:12323:9018:25920:24640=24640:dvb
> 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
> John P
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I will go though the process again - to see if that helps and report back... I
have to say that even before the changeover to the new Mux's and their new
frequencies, I was getting the same kind of failure, ie Before DSO (digital
Switch over - for the non uk peeps).
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