[mythtv-users] Having trouble with diseqc

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Mon Oct 10 01:24:10 UTC 2011

On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 4:21 AM, Andrew Cowper
<andrew.cowper at slothrop.net> wrote:
> Hello Mythtv people
> I'm having trouble setting up my new DVB-S tuner. It's a Technotrend
> S-2400 and its working fine with mplayer.
> My problem is when setting up the Capture Card DiSEqC. It comes up
> "(Unconnected)", so I select LNB and choose the Universal (Europe)
> preset.
> However, I can't make it persist into the DB. The diseqc_tree and
> diseqc_config table remain empty, and I cannot scan for channels. When
> I return to the Card Capture screen, it comes up "(Unconnected)"
> again.
> Is there a magic keypress I need to persist it? Or, can someone who
> has it working (with lnb) post the contents of the diseqc tables, so I
> can insert them manually?
> This is Ubuntu 11.04 - Mythtv 0.24

I have had problems getting this setting to 'stick' - make sure you
are exiting the LNB setup page correctly. <esc> will cancel. I can't
recall exactly the buttons at the bottom of the page.

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